The Mag's NHL preseason rankings
Puck Prospectus dives into its next-gen power rankings for ESPN The Magazine
Want to know how the NHL season will shake out? We've got your answers right here. For ESPN The Magazine's upcoming NHL Preview issue, we had the minds at Puck Prospectus break down the league into eight pivotal categories that determine Stanley Cup-worthy campaigns, then use its new VUKOTA projection system to rate each team. We also added a pair of categories to measure the chaos of the NHL season, asking Puck Prospectus injury analyst Will Carroll and ESPN Insider E.J. Hradek to tell the stories ...
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The Mag's 2009-10 NHL Preview
2009-10 NHL Projections
The writers of Puck Prospectus use their VUKOTA projection system to evaluate every NHL team in eight pivotal categories, while Will Carroll and E.J. Hradek weigh in on injuries and intangibles, respectively. Get an in-depth look at a new category every weekday leading up to the unveiling of The Mag's full rankings Sept. 23.