The 2013 NHL season is (perhaps) just a little over a week away from starting, and as such the story lines we've been rolling around in our brains throughout the lockout will finally come to fruition.
Can Scott Hartnell pile on the points without Jaromir Jagr?
Just how high can Evgeni Malkin get his points total?
Will being excluded from Cosmo's sexiest NHLers list push Henrik Lundqvist to new heights?
The answers to questions such as these will cause player stocks to rise and fall. Here's a look at who I think will soar, and who I think could sink.