Game-ready teams and squads destined to fail
Hockey's back, and as the teams regroup ahead of the opening puck drop, it's time to take a look at those teams in fine shape and those with a lot of work ahead of them. Some players went over to Europe and found teams to play for during the lockout. Others suited up for AHL squads. Then there were those that simply worked out and skated informally. So what does it all mean now that the NHL is about to start? Read on to see the five teams that should be in a good position to succeed in a shortened season, plus the five that could be in trouble.
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