There are a number of rookies who are ready to make an impact on the league this year. Some are fresh out of the draft, while others were drafted some time ago and have finally cracked an NHL roster, ready to do some damage for their team.
Last year's rookie class was very strong, featuring the likes of Jeff Skinner, Logan Couture, Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall, Tyler Seguin, Michael Grabner, Brad Marchand, P.K. Subban and John Carlson.
It seemed like a race all season for who was going to grab the Calder Trophy as the NHL's rookie of the year.
Let's take a look at this year's rookie class and the seven best it has to offer.