Dustin Byfuglien will remain at forward for the Winnipeg Jets, while Brent Burns of the San Jose Sharks heads back to defense. As two of the most versatile players in the game, they'll be tested in their new/old roles
For the last five-plus weeks, Eye on Hockey has gone team-by-team to evaluate each team's core players. To wrap up our offseason series, here's a look at the very best core groups in the league, plus notes on a few others.
The San Jose Sharks will head into their training camp with no captains according to head coach Todd McLellan as they work to "clean the slate." That means Joe Thornton loses his C after four years as captain.