Source: Sonny Sachdeva, Sportsnet.ca, September 15, 2017
As training camps officially open around the league, so too begins the slowly building pressure for many NHLers to earn their place, prove they should remain, or beef up their next contract.
For a number of players, the stakes are as high this season as they’ll ever be, with 2017-18 serving as a much-needed shot at redemption for some, and a chance to secure a better future for others.
That being the case, let’s look at the top 10 players in need of a big showing this season:
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