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Things to ponder: TV, Wards, no guarantees

Updated: June 16, 2006, 11:08 PM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Near the summit of Mount Everest is the place they call the death zone.

That's where the oxygen depletion impairs the brain's ability to function, leading to disorientation and other unpleasantness.

It's a situation very similar to having an extra off-day during the Stanley Cup finals. Still, there's always something a little interesting when reporters, players and coaches are forced to spend extended periods of time together before the biggest game ...

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