All-stars up against American Idol
In the collective sporting mind, the NHL is the fifth-place league in a four-league world. This statement has become so much of a fact that there is little reason to answer questions like "How?" and "Why?"
And it will need all the help it can get to pull viewers to Versus for a Wednesday-night all-star game. After all, the fourth edition of America's great karaoke competition, "American Idol," will air in direct competition.