The annual NHL awards show is more than eight months away, but what's the harm in taking a stab at who could bring home the league's biggest awards.
It has been an interesting start to the season. Plenty of new faces are gracing the league leader boards, and some of the game's brightest stars have looked human to start the season.
However, over the course of the season, production becomes tougher to sustain. Let's take a look at some of the early candidates for the major NHL awards.