As the regular season winds down, NHL teams begin to show signs of offseason changes. The rumors in nonplayoff cities are feeding the fanbase, and some of the things making news could impact the entire league.
Managerial and coaching changes, possible trades and free agency are all being discussed in NHL cities. Teams appear to be preparing for significant turnover at the draft and via trade.
Here are 10 early storylines emerging for the 2014 offseason.