E.J. Hradek examines five key stats that jumped out at him Friday morning, and what they mean for five teams and players early in the 2010-11 campaign.
E.J. Hradek ranks the top 10 defensemen in the NHL this season, noting the his No. 1 choice might even be underrated.
The win cost Duncan Keith seven teeth, but the Blackhawks are moving on to the Stanley Cup finals after besting an impressed Rob Blake and the San Jose Sharks. Hradek looks at the Western Conference champs and where the loss leaves San Jose.