“It’s tough to make predictions. Especially about the future.”
Prediction #1: There will be a National Hockey League season in 2012, in spite of some extremely intense labor pains.
Prediction #2: At the end of the upcoming season, fast-forwarding to next July 1st, five superb players will become Unrestricted Free Agents. Five players with tons of offensive flair and plenty of grit and character to spare.
So now that we’ve scored a prediction hat trick, are you ready to find out who these players are?
Player salaries courtesy of capgeek.com