Yet another NHL offseason is coming to a close and training camps are beginning to open across the continent. Coaches are trying to determine how to solve the Stanley Cup puzzle, returning veterans are trying to find chemistry with recent acquisitions and highly touted youngsters are fighting for playing time and roster spots.
However, some training camps are more critical than others. For teams that have undergone massive offseason changes, camp is the first real chance for players to build camaraderie and coaches to develop effective line combinations.
Which training camps should you be watching? Read on to find out.
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