Brooks Orpik


Well here we are, happily in the midst of September. And now we’re in the midst of training camp, too.


The names flew by on Twitter at a rapid rate, the result of a very busy first day of free agency, indeed.


Jonathan Toews looked healthy after Monday’s optional skate. He looked fresh, he looked relaxed and he looked rejuvenated.


The Chicago Blackhawks’ response, or lack thereof, for Brooks Orpik’s hit on Jonathan Toews on Sunday night has drawn plenty of, well, response.


The NHL does not have a disciplinary hearing scheduled for Pittsburgh defenseman Brooks Orpik for his hit on Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews on Sunday night, a source said on Monda