The NHL's Hart Trophy is technically awarded to the player assessed as being most valuable to his team, but in reality it has long since been transformed into an award given to the most valuable player, period.
Which individuals are in the running for that award today? Is it a one-sided race or one where any of a number of candidates could come away as the winner? Read on for our take.
Unless otherwise noted, statistics are courtesy of NHL.com and are current through January 24, 2014.