Summer Skate: San Jose Sharks
This could -- could -- be the year, although blue-line depth is a concern
Using the VUKOTA projection system of Puck Prospectus, Insider takes the temperature of key players on every NHL team. For a detailed explanation of Prospectus' proprietary GVT value metric, read more here.
Summer Skate -- San Jose Sharks
Across the past six seasons, the lowest point total San Jose has registered is 99. Of course, that's the regular season. Is 2010-11 finally the time that the second season is the cause for celebration?
For the full breakdown on the Sharks -- who's rising, who's falling and who's next -- you need to be an ESPN Insider.
2010 NHL OFFSEASON
The writers of Puck Prospectus break out their VUKOTA projection system to examine players trending up and sliding down on every NHL team. And in anticipation of training camp, E.J. Hradek dishes on an intriguing player that could have a big impact in 2010-11.