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Top 5 NHL Sophomores in 2014-2015

By Sean Fitzgerald
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Dec 29, 2013; Tampa, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ondrej Palat (18) is congratulated by center Tyler Johnson (9) after he scored a goal against the New York Rangers during the first period at Tampa Bay Times Forum. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

2.Ondrej Palat/Tyler Johnson-forwards Tampa Bay Lightening-Palat appeared in 82 games and posted 23 goals and 36 assists with a +32 plus minus rating. Johnson posted similar numbers to Palat. Johnson posted 24 goals and 26 assists with a +23 plus minus rating. Hockey News forecasts Palat as a creative playmaker with upside. While Johnson Is good two way scoring line forward.