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It's all a refreshing blast of scheduling normalcy for fans who just 12 months ago were coming off a year with no hockey. But with the first season of the "new" NHL now in the books, where does the league stand with you, SportsNation?
Were you more likely to tune in with new rules, and stricter enforcement of old rules, opening up the game on the ice? Were you even able to find games on air when you wanted to tune in?
ESPN's NHL experts are offering up their take on the success of the league's relaunch, but we want to know what you think.