Originally Posted by 223
A short season favors a team like the Rangers with all the older guys they have especially since the schedule is supposed to be in-conference only. They'll never leave the eastern time zone until the finals unless they play Detroit.
Yep, this is correct - Detroit continues to be poppycocked by placement in the Western conference and they could well get torn up by their flight schedule this "season."
"I'm told that since the eyes of two people cannot occupy the same point in space at the same time, each observer sees a different rainbow. The same, I think, could be said of the past. The past is what happened, history the way we remember." Gerard DeGroot