Sidney Crosby and the Penguins hope to threepeat while Connor McDavid and the Oilers may represent their toughest challenge.
Casey Price and the Canadiens rank first ahead of Patrick Kane and the Blackhawks.
The Sharks made a sportswriter out of John Watson, albeit indirectly. Here's how and why they still matter to him no matter where he is.
It should be an entertaining and tight series but the Sharks' ability to be the better and more consistent checking team will decide the final outcome.
The Penguins, Lightning, Sharks and Blues are one series away from reaching the Stanley Cup Finals.