Conn Smythe Watch: Toews is No. 1
The Chicago center, scoring from everywhere, has taken the lead
The Puck Prospectus metric GVT (goals versus threshold) allows us to compare players at every position to determine who the true leaders are.
In the playoffs, Puck Prospectus uses GVT to measure the leaders in the Conn Smythe race for postseason MVP. This week we see some sweeping changes after former front-runner Jaroslav Halak has faltered in the Eastern Conference finals.
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2010 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS
There's no rest in the chase for the Stanley Cup. Scott Burnside and Pierre LeBrun preview the conference finals: