WINNING NUCLEUS STILL INTACT
are bringing back everyone except Dave Bolland and Michael Frolik. Brandon Saad will continue to develop, while Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews, Patrick Sharp and Marian Hossa represent an elite quartet. The blueline tandem of Duncan Keith-Brent Seabrook might be the NHL’s best, while Nick Leddy is trending upward. In goal, Corey Crawford is iron clad No. 1.