10 early predictions for Oilers; Treliving still has heavy lifting to do in Calgary; Canucks navigating the salary cap; Leafs odds to improve; the state of the Jets defence; Brock Boeser’s contract, changing the NHL 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.


The Leafs have their team, now they have to perform (Thomas Williams)

The Leafs are going to miss Ron Hainsey (Thomas Williams)

Odds: Leafs over/under point totals for 19-20 season (Nation HQ)


Canucks navigating the salary cap Part 1 (Adrian Pooley)

J.T. Miller’s transition play is something the Canucks lacked last season (Thomas Williams)

Jim Benning 5 year rewind part 2 (Stephan Roget)

Brock Boeser’s next contract (Thomas Williams)


The state of the Jets defensive core (Josh Tessler)

Odds: Jets over/under for the 19-20 season (Nation HQ)

The Pionk deal isn’t all that bad (KB)


A complete look at the Wings roster based on WAR (Tony Ferrari)

What can be expected from Patrik Nemeth? (Tom Mitsos)


Brad Treliving still has heavy lifting to do this summer (Ryan Pike)

What everyone gets from the potential arena deal (Ryan Pike)

Why it’s good the Flames are having a quiet offseason (Konstantin Kharitonov)


What can we take from Holland’s first month as GM (Christian Pagnani)

3 ways I would change the NHL (Tyler Yaremchuk)

10 way too early predictions (Dustin Nielson) – Scrap of the week

More from around the Network:

The NHL should change the draft age (Jason Gregor)

Buyouts and and surprise firing (Tyler Yaremchuk)

Summer Salary Cap and Free Agency

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