Smooth-skating defender Luke Hughes is carving out his own identity as one of the top American-born blueliners to ever come out of the U.S. National Team Development Program.
A flashy winger with a high IQ and an assortment of ways to posterize the most competent of defenders, Michigan left wing Kent Johnson was second among NCAA freshmen with 27 points in 26 games.
One of the most talked-about draft seasons in NHL history did not generate the kind of offseason buzz or analysis we expected, which is why this thorough review of each of the 216 draft selections is required.
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