This article is part of our Frozen Fantasy series.
I've found my mind wandering during games this week. Maybe it was the play. Or maybe my attention span has gotten even shorter.
Questions. So many questions.
Like how good would the Leafs be if they stopped taking dumb penalties?
Connor McDavid showed them Saturday why sitting third in the NHL in minor penalties is a really bad idea. The Leafs will go far when they clean up that mess, but will it be this season?
Are the Stars really as good as their record?
Columbus sat first in the Central on Saturday, but only because the Stars had played just four games because of COVID-19. That Cup finals appearance was for real.
Is John Gibson the best goalie in the NHL?
The Ducks have no business being 3-3-2 heading into the weekend. The former analytics darling looks Vasilevskiy-like. Or Price-like. Or better.
Which coach is fired first – Edmonton's Dave Tippett or Calgary's Geoff Ward?
Alberta is a bit of a black hole so far, but my guess is Tippett. Ken Holland is coming up on two years as general manager, but he's handcuffed Tippett with the ultimate stars-and-scrubs fantasy roster. Ugh. Ward gets the axe next fall if this continues.
How soon will Bo Horvat win 1,000 face-offs?
Does Connor McDavid look fast because