Now in our third lockout of the Gary Bettman era, the last two have not been without their memories. Well, not exactly.
Of the last two lockout seasons of 1994-95 and 2004-05, one season concluded with games played, the other did not.
With players well rested, the strike shortened 1994-95 season and the post-lockout season of 2005-06 had some breakout performances.
Some new players emerged on the NHL scene, veterans produced their best numbers of their careers, and others simply continued to do their thing.
With that in mind, let's have a look back at the top performers of the post-lockout seasons of 1994-95 and 2005-06.