The season has taken shape and the league's best players are once again commanding the NHL.
This year, a familiar name has risen back to the top after a two-year absence.
Sidney Crosby saw the last two seasons ruined by concussion-related problems. After returning at the end of the 2011-12 season and competing in the playoffs, Crosby is once again in top form. He has played sensational hockey since the lockout ended and he has the Pittsburgh Penguins in a position to make a run at the Stanley Cup.
Here's our stock report on the top 25 players in the NHL based on how they have performed this season.