1) As promised we are back with our weekly picks for the new 2011-2012 NHL season. Like last time we will simply pick a winner for each scheduled game. With a "Lock Of The Week also listed. The NHL cooperated with our endeavour by having 26 teams in action today/night, including the first 2 listed, in Europe.
Rangers-vs Ducks: Anaheim
Sabres-vs-Kings: Los Angeles
Predators-vs-Blues: St. Louis
Blue Jackets-vs Wild: Minnisota
Stars-vs-Black Hawks: Chicago
Coyotes-vs- Sharks: Sharks (Lock of The Week)