The start of the New Year may signal an end to the holiday season, but it represents a positive outlook for the year to come. While reflecting on the fantasy hockey year that was in 2011, many questions loom as to which players will define the landscape in 2012.
Whether superstars or unsung heroes, players from around the League will excel in different categories to help your fantasy squad make a push for a championship.
Thus, NHL.com Fantasy Insiders Pete Jensen and Deborah Francisco have painted a picture for the New Year by casting 30 bold predictions for 2012. Our experts have selected a compelling name from each of the 30 NHL teams, and predict strong second halves from each of those players.
So, with that, here's a player from each NHL team that we expect to shine in 2012...