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The Islanders' MVP candidate leads the pack of young NHL stars

Updated: September 24, 2013, 2:10 PM ET
By Neil Greenberg | ESPN Insider

John TavaresPaul Bereswill/Getty ImagesThe Islanders have one of the NHL's top all-around performers in John Tavares.

Neil Greenberg is ESPN Insider's NHL analytics expert. His columns have appeared on the Washington Post website, and he is a regular guest on Sirius XM NHL Radio.