Between Halifax forwards Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin, and Portland defenseman Seth Jones, who's our top draft prospect? The answer may surprise you. We kick off our annual series with the top 5 prospects. Look for 6-10 and a full listing coming your way tomorrow.
The Montreal Canadiens improved from worst in the Eastern Conference all the way to a second seed, while the Ottawa Senators made the playoffs despite losing Jason Spezza, Erik Karlsson, and Craig Anderson all for large portions of the shortened season. It's a battle of feel good stories as well as division rivals.