A young and exciting Ottawa Senators team is terrorizing the NHL, while Jordan Eberle is piling up points for the Oilers. Meanwhile in Nashville, reduced minutes for Cody Franson is leading to reduced production.
Carey Price is having an incredible season for the Canadiens and leads the league in almost every goaltending category. He's carrying Montreal into President's Trophy contention and they aren't doing much to help him.
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.