If you're looking for a couple dark horse teams to be bullish about in the second half of the season, the Stars and Jets are two really good candidates.
There's always weird statistical trends at this time of year, but it's been happening with more frequency this season.
Connor McDavid and the Edmonton Oilers have a long way to climb, and could probably use some outside help. Peter Chiarelli said as much a few weeks ago: that the Oilers were “losing runway” when it came to turning the season around.
The hockey media's obsession with keeping the Norris Trophy away from Erik Karlsson at all costs and much more in this week's Puck Countdown.
You know things have gone off the rails in Edmonton when Connor McDavid is taking blame for the team's problems.