Tyler Johnson and Johnny Gaudreau were doubted throughout their careers due to their size, but as each lights up NHL scoreboards with regularity, they're the latest examples of skill being greater than size.
Matt Niskanen and Brooks Orpik return to Pittsburgh to play the Penguins as members of the Washington Capitals, while the New York Rangers look to keep their winning streak going against the New Jersey Devils.
The NHL heads into the holiday break on Tuesday night with an 11-game schedule that features some pretty intriguing matchups, including the Dallas Stars vs. Toronto Maple Leafs game with Tyler Seguin and Phil Kessel going head to head.
Some teams end up regretting the big-money deals they sign in free agency. Will any of the teams that went all-in this past summer end up regretting them? Let's take a look at some of the early returns.