TAMPA, FL - MARCH 26: The Tampa Bay Lightning new coach Jon Cooper speaks at a press conference before the game against the Buffalo Sabres at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on March 26, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. The Lightning hired Cooper as their new coach Monday. Cooper had been coaching Syracuse of the AHL, Tampa Bay's top minor league affiliate. He is replacing Guy Boucher, who was fired Sunday after 2 1/2 years with the team. Tampa Bay Lightning (Photo by Scott Audette/NHLI via Getty Images)
Just talking on our side in terms of the ideas [The League has] and projects that [it's] working on, the game is certainly headed in a direction that gives us every chance to grow the business in so many different ways.
— Nashville Predators GM David Poile on the announcement of the 2014-15 NHL cap increase