2010-2011 NHL Top Goal Scorers: Predictions

Will LandisContributor ISeptember 11, 2010

2010-2011 NHL Top Goal Scorers: Predictions

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    LAS VEGAS - JUNE 23:  Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals accepts the Ted Lindsay Award during the 2010 NHL Awards at The Pearl concert theater at the Palms Casino Resort June 23, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for NH
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#5: Ilya Kovalchuk

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    NEWARK, NJ - JULY 20:  Ilya Kovalchuk of the New Jersey Devils speaks with the media after announcing his contract renewal at the Prudential Center on July 20, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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    Last Year Kovalchuk at 41 goals while Playing with the Devils and the Thrashers, this year i'm predicting

    42 Goals, 49 Assists, 91 Points

#4: Sidney Crosby

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    LAS VEGAS - JUNE 23:  Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins poses for a portrait with the Maurice Richard Trophy and the Mark Messier NHL Leadership Award during the 2010 NHL Awards at the Palms Casino Resort on June 23, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Ph
    Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

    Last year Crosby had 51 Goals while playing with the Penguins. This year I predict Crosby will be hurt a little bit of the year. My predictions:

    45 Goals, 57 Assists, 102 Points

#3: John Tavares

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    UNIONDALE, NY - JULY 07: John Tavares sends a shot at Kevin Poulin during the New York Islanders rookie camp at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on July 7, 2010 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
    Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

    Last year Tavares had 24 Goals while playing with the Islanders. He will definitely have a breakout season! My Prediction:

    46 Goals, 41 Assists, 87 Points

#2: Alexander Ovechkin

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    LAS VEGAS - JUNE 23:  Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals arrives during the red carpet arrivals for the 2010 NHL Awards at the Palms Casino Resort on June 23, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
    Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

    Last year Ovechkin had 50 Goals while playing with the Capitals. He will have an average season this year! My Prediction: 

    51 Goals, 71 Assists, 122 Points

#1: Dany Heatley

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    CHICAGO - MAY 23:  Dany Heatley #15 of the San Jose Sharks looks on while taking on the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2010 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 23, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois.  (
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    Last year Heatley had 39 goals while playing with the Sharks! This will be his best season of his career. My Predictions:

    57 Goals, 54 Assists, 111 Points