Inspired by Jeff Skinner's play of late, E.J. Hradek -- with help from Barry Melrose -- makes a list of the five best rookie seasons in NHL history. Teemu Selanne is on here, as is Alex Ovechkin -- and Terry Sawchuk, who was a rook in the '50s.
While watching NCIS reruns with Barry Melrose and Steve Levy in a Connecticut cigar bar (that's not a joke), E.J. Hradek took the time to analyze Flyers vs. Bruins Game 7 and Sharks vs. Hawks Game 1 for his daily Insider blog. Dive in.