With the entry draft complete, NHL teams are starting to look at their roster’s needs and where they can find the players to fill the holes.
While some will add free agents to shore up the weaknesses in their team, some will look to the AHL.
A number of teams have solid players in development who are ready to impress next year. Some of the players have already had a chance to play in the NHL, such as Braden Holtby.
Others are looking for their first chance.
There are many more players who will be ready for next season at the NHL level, but in the list that follows are 10 players looking to make a difference next season.