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 over/unders for team point totals heading into the NHL's 2014-15 regular season are in. Not surprisingly, the Bruins and Blackhawks have the highest expected totals, while the Sabres have the lowest.
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.