The NHL regular season starts today. Let the hockey fanatics rejoice!
This season sees the return of the NHL to Winnipeg, Sidney Crosby starting the season on the Penguins' bench and Drew Doughty finally suiting up for the Kings in Los Angeles. Among all the story lines unfolding, the big question is this: Who are the elite 16 who will make the playoffs this year?
Here are my picks for playoff-bound teams and the positions in which they'll finish. Let the debate commence.