As the trade deadline nears, Alvin Chang examines every team's weaknesses in their Playoff Power Meter portfolio and sees which players mentioned in NHL Rumor Central could help make playoff teams into bona fide Cup contenders.
To wrap up the World Junior Championship roster examination, Corey Pronman of Hockey Prospectus evaluates remaining top prospects playing for Finland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and more. Plus tournament predictions.
The Playoff Power Meter returns to evaluate the NHL's teams based on how closely they match up with past Stanley Cup winners. Among this week's findings, the Stars seem set for a fall, while the Penguins remain scary good.
Despite a sluggish start, the Boston Bruins still strongly resemble past Stanley Cup winners according to Insider's Playoff Power Meter. As the Maple Leafs just discovered, you shouldn't sleep on the Bruins.
Despite a Hart Trophy candidate in Corey Perry and one of the most feared lines in hockey, the Anaheim Ducks may have benefited from puck luck all season long. And Jonathan Willis finds that kind of luck tends to run out in the playoffs.