The 2012-13 NHL season had no shortage of great games and amazing performances. NHL.com asked its writers to stroll down memory lane and pick some of their top moments of the season that was.
Today: Best individual player performances of the 2012-13 season
No one was sure what to expect when the 2012-13 season started. How would players who had varied amounts of activity during the lockout respond after an abbreviated training camp?
Well, we didn't have to wait long. A pair of likely Hall of Famer members put on dazzling opening-night performances, serving as a precursor for a number of memorable moments and amazing efforts.
Here is a sampling of a few of the best individual performances of the 2012-13 season, in chronological order.