Bet on the Bruins over Alex Ovechkin 

October, 19, 2010

Moving my weekly picks from Thursday to Tuesday didn't do anything for my prognosticating skills. I opened the new season by splitting a pair of games on a light schedule last week. There are four games on Tuesday night's slate, so there's more of a chance to see whether I've learned anything in the first weeks of the season. As they say in those Bud Light ads ... here we go!

E.J. Hradek

Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine
E.J. Hradek is a senior writer at ESPN The Magazine, joining the staff prior to its launch in 1998. He began covering hockey as a writer/editor for Hockey Illustrated in 1989.