Inside the Projections: Defense

Opponents put a ton of pucks on net against the Flyers last season. It could happen again. Don Smith/NHLI/Getty Images

Want to know how the NHL season will shake out? We've got your answers right here. For ESPN The Magazine's upcoming NHL Preview issue, we had the minds at Puck Prospectus break down the league with their new VUKOTA projection system to help generate The Mag's preseason Power Rankings and predicted order of finish for the 2009-10 season.