This week on The Hockey News Podcast:
- The New York Islanders sit on the playoff bubble. Should they be buyers to appease pending UFA John Tavares? Stand pat? Or consider trading Tavares?
- Are the Boston Bruins the best team in the East? Why aren't they mentioned more as a Stanley Cup contender?
- Phil Kessel is second in NHL scoring. Is he an MVP candidate?
- Can the Colorado Avalanche stay in the playoff hunt without Nathan MacKinnon?
- Reader questions, including what the Rangers should do with Henrik Lundqvist. Should they mutually consider a trade?