It has taken a career offensive season to finally get Kris Draper consideration for the Frank J. Selke Trophy.
For all the blame given to the Stars' defense, their highly touted forwards haven't done much to pick up the slack.
Tampa Bay's forwards have combined to score just one goal in the past five games.
After losing its first two games by a combined score of 8-0, Buffalo has emerged as a playoff contender.
Rookie Patrice Bergeron has eight points in 10 games after surprisingly making the Bruins out of training camp.
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The Cauncks and Wild have developed a nasty rivalry, but neither team will be concerned with settling scores in the playoffs.
With the series now a best-of-3, the edge will go to the team whose coach can push the right buttons.