The NHL season is a little over a month away, but rookie camps are already almost upon us and full training camps right behind that. As players start rolling into their respective towns, fans will begin to entertain Stanley Cup dreams and pundits will hit us with a barrage of predictions for the year ahead.
The National Hockey League season ended last night, with the Pittsburgh Penguins winning their second championship in as many years. For Pens fans, it was a moment to savour. For fans of other teams, the reaction was more like “finally, it’s over!” It’s time to dream anew of what next season might bring.