Which NHL teams are set up for the most success in 2017-18 and beyond? According to our panel of experts, it's the Chicago Blackhawks. Check out the full list, and analysis of each team, in the Future Power Rankings.
Corey Pronman offers seven young, rising players who could make a stretch run impact for teams in the NHL playoffs. He leads with Evgeny Kuznetsov, who helped Washington since recently coming from the KHL.
Neil Greenberg takes a look at several trade acquisitions that possess value for their respective organizations, but may have been overlooked during a hectic trade deadline, including David Legwand, Andrei Loktionov and Marcel Goc.
Frank Provenzano breaks down four NHL teams that could be both selling and trading at the deadline. One potential team of this type? The New York Rangers, who could consider adding players while selling Dan Girardi and Ryan Callahan.
Matthew Coller of Hockey Prospectus proposes trades that could help the Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders, New York Rangers, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals.
Ryan Wagman of Hockey Prospectus proposes trades that could help solve a problem for the Boston Bruins, Buffalo Sabres, Detroit Red Wings, Florida Panthers, Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators, Tampa Bay Lightning and Toronto Maple Leafs.
With the trade deadline coming shortly after the Olympic break, Frank Provenzano breaks down the buyers and sellers in the NHL market this season, as well as some of the specific players who could be on the move.