Andrew Ference was not invited to the Central Scouting's pre-draft fitness testing in 1997. That is when he sent out this letter to every NHL general manager promising them that he would play in the NHL.
Every Friday the Eye On Hockey staff will do a top-5 ranking on some NHL-related subject. This Friday we look at five teams that missed the playoffs in 2014-15 and have the best chance to make it back in 2015-16.
The Chicago Blackhawks still have a lot of work to do to get under the salary cap, but they are still finding a way to restock the cupboard and rebulid their depth. They are mastering the art of winning in the NHL salary cap era.