https://images.glaciermedia.ca/polopoly_fs/1.23193278.1520370600!/fileImage/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/facebookogimage_560_292/brock-boeser-with-the-puck.jpgFor the last five seasons, just one player has managed to score 50 goals in a season: Alexander Ovechkin. He hasn’t done it since the 2015-16 season, but came just one goal short last year.
That means, for the last two seasons, no player has scored 50 goals. That hasn’t happened since the 1964-65 season. Will anyone crack the 50-goal barrier in 2018-19?
http://images.dailyhive.com/20180824123511/Comparison-Dashboard-161.pngSince establishing himself as an NHL regular in 2013-14, Chris Tanev has become the new industry standard for defensive defensemen. As the NHL has gotten younger, faster, and more skilled; big, lumbering, physical defensemen have gone the way of the dinosaur. Some would argue the best defense is a good offence, but there’s still a…