Torres, Laraque ready for battle

Edmonton might have one of the scariest fourth lines in the NHL this season.

Updated: September 22, 2003, 1:48 PM ET
By By Jim Wilkie | NHL Insider
Training camps have given way to exhibition games and rosters have been trimmed. Now the competition for roster spots is really heating up around the NHL. Here's a look at some notable preseason news around the league:

Anaheim Mighty Ducks -- Ryan Getzlaf, the Mighty Ducks' 2003 first-round draft pick, has so far survived his long odds of making Anaheim's roster.

Not being among the 17 players cut Monday figures to be be a little more difficult for Getzlaf, 18.