Salary cap at $3.25 million
The Jets' Travel
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Without interconference dates, no team in the East will suffer more than Winnipeg, which faces arduous trips simply to play against its rivals in the Southeast Division.
Teams That Could Have Used A Training Camp
The overhauled roster now includes rugged forward Jordan Staal, acquired from the Penguins to play with his brother Eric, and former Capitals sniper Alex Semin.
Columbus added goalie Sergei Bobrovsky and forward Nick Foligno, then traded away star winger Rick Nash to the Rangers for forwards Artem Anisimov and Brandon Dubinsky.
G.M. Joe Nieuwendyk picked up skilled forward Derek Roy from Buffalo and defenseman Aaron Rome from Vancouver, but also signed 40-year-olds Ray Whitney and Jaromir Jagr. They need time to jell.