Big Read: What the NHL can learn from its first, failed foray into China
The China Sharks played through fog, fissures and a mountain of bureaucracy. Nearly a decade later, there's still plenty to be learned from the short-lived San Jose affiliate as the NHL attempts to gain a lasting foothold in the world's biggest market.
Big Read: Phaneuf coming up big for the Senators when it matters most
After five trips without making it past the first round, Dion Phaneuf can handle the emotional swings of the playoffs. And his steadying presence and sense of the moment are key elements in what the Ottawa Senators hope is a deep run.