Originally written on Kukla's Korner  |  Last updated 10/21/14
from Scott Cullen of TSN, Using my NHL Player Rankings, and not including players that re-signed with their old teams, here are my leading contenders among players that have seen action in at least half a dozen games. The usual caveats about small sample size have to apply when looking at the first 10-15 games of a season, but it’s fascinating to see how many guys that would be considered after-thoughts that rank among the leaders early in this season. RANK PLAYER POS TEAM .RATING 1. Brian Elliott G St. Louis 93.54 2. Sheldon Souray D Dallas 90.52 3. Jaromir Jagr RW Philadelphia 81.21 4. Mike Smith G Phoenix 79.52 5. Michael Ryder RW Dallas 77.69 read on for the next 25 players…
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