Remember when Eric Lindros came into the NHL? The bigger the player was, the better. Now? It's not so cut-and-dried. There are players who can hang with the biggest of 'em, and David Amber has his "best of" list.
In this week's 10 Degrees, we count down the top franchise builders -- under-25 players you would want to build your franchise around today
Within the last few weeks, we've seen Jeremy Roenick and Mike Modano give American-born players a good name. But do they top our list of the best U.S. players?