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The Top 14 Right Wings In the NHL

from Brian Compton of NHL.com,

Who are the best 14 players in the NHL at each position as teams prepare for the start of the 2014-15 season? Arpon Basu, Brian Compton, Corey Masisak and Dan Rosen have cast their votes and the result is NHL.com's "Top 14 for '14-15" project....

1. Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals, 52 points (1 first-place vote) 2013-14: 51 goals, 79 points, 78 games played

Ovechkin will be playing for yet another coach (Barry Trotz) when training camp opens, but he continues to produce regardless of who is behind the bench. The 28-year-old scored 51 goals for Adam Oates last season and now has 422 goals in 679 games, all with the Capitals.

2. Corey Perry, Anaheim Ducks, 51 points (1) 2013-14: 43 goals, 82 points, 81 games played

Ovechkin was the only player in the NHL who scored more goals than Perry last season; it marked the second time in Perry's career that he scored at least 40 goals. He followed with 11 points (four goals, seven assists) in 13 Stanley Cup Playoff games.


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