Jim Wilkie looks at the lineup shakeup in Pittsburgh and the contenders for the most coveted job in hockey: riding shotgun for Sidney Crosby
Many Penguins will be playing for their jobs as they try to make the best of their final 27 games.
Anaheim can join the list of lost causes if the Mighty Ducks don't put some wins together quickly.
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The Hurricanes look more often like last season's worst NHL club instead of the 2002 Stanley Cup finalists.
An unusually large number of picks from this year's draft are poised to make their respective teams.
The Senators have coaching stability, depth at every position and a handful of yougsters ready to emerge.