Every NHL team has a player whom they rely on to deliver in a variety of areas. When the chips are down, he's the guy who could step up to score a big goal or make a huge defensive play. He's also the guy who is most likely to come to the aid of a teammate.
The final eight teams in this year's playoffs have more than one glue guy, and they're all talented in their own right. Even in this intense competition, there are players who have the ability to shine the brightest.
Here are the eight glue guys still impacting the NHL playoffs this spring.