Coming off a career season, Joel Ward will be a driving force in delivering Barry Trotz's 'We, not me' message.
Can the Kings win their third Stanley Cup in four years? They'll try with the same team that won it all last season.
Marcus Johansson managed just two even-strength goals last season. He'll need to be better to make a significant impact in 2014-15.
Former Caps goaltending coach Arturs Irbe is returning to the NHL, accepting the same position with the Buffalo Sabres.