Describing Brandon Saad was easy for Patrick Kane, who, as a frequent linemate, has watched the young wing’s game develop firsthand.
Brad Richards got to see a few of his ex-New York Rangers teammates and staff on Friday, people he hasn’t seen since one last summer gathering to remember their great 2013-14 season.
While much of last season's concerns revolved around the Chicago Blackhawks' need for a strong second-line center, the narrative already seems to be reversed in these early preseason days.
Andrew Shaw finished the postseason centering Brandon Saad and Patrick Kane, a trio that proved to be potent and productive against the Los Angeles Kings.
We're still two weeks from the start of the regular season, but the oddsmakers at Bovada already have Sidney Crosby pegged to once again steal the show at the 2015 NHL Awards.