E.J. Hradek usually looks at the Calder race -- i.e. rookies -- in his Wednesday blog, but today he's focusing on the sophomore class, kids like Tyler Myers, Jimmy Howard and Matt Duchene. In all, 10 guys are evaluated.
E.J. Hradek takes a quick preseason look -- hey, games have started -- at the Northwest division. The Canucks look like the favorites here -- but don't discount Matt Duchene in Year 2 with the Avs.
E.J. Hradek ranks his top five rookies, with Tyler Myers still ahead of the pack.