Drop the puck; it’s time to go! NHL season preview
Published: Thursday, January 17, 2013
Updated: Thursday, January 17, 2013 18:01
With a short season, anything can happen. Teams will not have the 34-game cushion to get into their roles and lines. It’s go time from the start, and every game matters. Teams will be vying for a playoff spot from the moment the puck drops at 3 p.m. Saturday afternoon between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.