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Inside the Projections: Shootouts

Panthers, Leafs feel the pain of shootout shortcomings

Originally Published: September 22, 2009
By Timo Seppa | Puck Prospectus
Florida PanthersBrandon Goodman/Getty ImagesMichael Frolik and the Panthers were often stoned in the shootout last season.

Want to know how the NHL season will shake out? We've got your answers right here. For ESPN The Magazine's upcoming NHL Preview issue, we had the minds at Puck Prospectus break down the league with their new VUKOTA projection system to help generate The Mag's preseason Power Rankings and predicted order of finish for the 2009-10 season.

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