Stanley Cup hero could slip next season

Talbot trending down, but Fedotenko is on the rise

Originally Published: July 20, 2009
By Timo Seppa & E.J. Hradek | Puck Prospectus/ESPN The Magazine

Using the newly debuted projection system of Puck Prospectus, VUKOTA, Insider takes the temperature of players on every NHL team, starting with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Summer Skate -- Pittsburgh Penguins

After claiming the Cup and re-upping some of their own mainstay FAs, the Pens more or less stood pat during the offseason frenzy. However, that doesn't mean there won't be differences on next year's team. In fact, fans could see swings from a pair of Stanley Cup contributors … for better and for worse.

To see which player could soar, which could sink and check out a potential impact, you must be an ESPN Insider.