Jordan Eberle, to the surprise of no one, has been tearing it up for the Oklahoma City Barons in the AHL. The farm team of the NHL's Edmonton Oilers are stocked up on top-end talent while the lockout continues, and fans of the team have been reaping the benefits.
Eberle is hardly alone however.
The AHL was arguably the prime destination for locked out NHL youngsters who were looking to stay on top of their games by playing against the best available competition. The AHL has seen an infusion of talent like never before, and is also really the only option fans have when it comes to seeing NHL-caliber talent on a nightly basis.
Lets take a look at a few other players that have been taking it to the competition in the AHL.