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After a festive NHL All-Star game it's back to business, and Tampa Bay and Steven Stamkos have lots to talk about

After a festive NHL All-Star game it's back to business, and Tampa Bay and Steven Stamkos have lots to talk about

Nashville gave the NHL's All-Stars a warm welcome, staging an enjoyable weekend that mixed hockey, lively concerts and fan-friendly events within a compact downtown area. The new three-on-three tournament format was a winner, too, and players said they hope it returns. No doubt they'd also like to see the return of the $1-million prize for the winning team, which brought intensity to an event that had lost its relevance.

But the last plastic cup has been swept off Broadway, and John Scott is on his way back to the minor leagues with great memories, a car, and the designation of being the NHL's first star of the week. The resumption of play Tuesday signals the run-up to the Feb. 29...

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