SportsDash: NHL welcomes a new beast to the East

Matt Grassie
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Hockey season is nearly upon us. The Washington Capitals take on the Chicago Blackhawks at 8pm ET on October 1 to open the NHL's 2013-14 campaign on NBCSN. That's less than two weeks away, so let's go over some of the offseason's developments.

Yahoo! Sports' Greg Wyshynski (@wyshynski) joins SportsDash to discuss new gear for goalies, new helmet rule for fights, and the impact of the Red Wings moving to the Eastern Conference.

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