Evan Berofsky invents and hands out a number of unique awards, including naming Cory Schneider his leading candidate to go on a playoff-making run like the one we saw from Ottawa's Andrew Hammond last year.
With the NHL season almost halfway complete, we take a look at where teams stand now, compared to where they stood at this point last season. The Islanders are vastly improved, while the Avalanche continue to fall.
With the addition of Aaron Ekblad to an already-young group, the future is seemingly promising in South Florida. But how soon can the Panthers emerge as an annual playoff contender in the Eastern Conference?