Staal, Caps' goalies are Southeast keys 

September, 9, 2010

With the official opening of training camps about a week away, I've been working on preview material for the new season (I had a few deadlines for ESPN The Magazine's NHL preview issue, which is thematically being called "The Ice Issue").

Over the next few blog entries, I thought I'd take a quickie look at each division, giving you a best and worst about each club.

I'm going to start with the Southeast Division; we've also done that division fully in "Summer Skate," the series I'm working on with Puck Prospectus. You can find all the "Summer Skate" entries to date here.

To see the best and worst things to happen to these Southeast teams this summer, you must be an ESPN Insider.