Bettman details return to play; agents love Kyle Dubas; is Benning the right man for the Canucks; a 22 team format would be better; best and worst Flames trades and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.

In the Roundup, we go around the Nation Network and give you some of the best articles of the last couple weeks. Every once in a while it’s good to know what other teams are doing, or maybe you find an interesting article you wouldn’t have found otherwise.


Agents poll: Agents love Kyle Dubas (Earl Schwartz)

Comparing Leafs salaries to the rest of the Atlantic division (Mackinawstats)

The Leafs can still end up in the Draft Lottery (Cam Lewis)

Re-evaluating the Leafs 2010 Draft (Scott Maxwell)


Is Jim Benning the right man to lead the Canucks to the promise land? (Dani Huntley)

Elias Pettersson and Canucks plan for the Wild (David Quadrelli)

Who could be the Canucks Black Aces? (Cory Hergott)


Best Flames trades: #4 Dougie Hamilton (Ryan Pike)

Worst Flames trades: #4 Jarome Iginla for some college kids (Ryan Pike)

31 years ago today the Flames won the Stanley Cup (Ryan Pike)

Should the Flames use Jusso Valimaki in the playoffs? (Ryan Pike)


Best Oilers trades: #2 Getting Doug Weight (Cam Lewis)

What will Dave Tippett do? (Jason Gregor)

Getting to know the Chicago Blackhawks (Cam Lewis) – Scrap of the week

More from around the NHL

Commissioner Bettman breaks down NHL’s return to play(Zach Laing)

A 22 team playoff would be better for NHL (Art Middleton)

NHL Draft to be held after playoffs (Zach Laing)

2020 Draft profile: Anton Lundell #7 (Faber)