Conn Smythe Watch: Toews is No. 1

One shoots, one blocks. It would make for an interesting Cup finals, to be sure. AP Photo

The Puck Prospectus metric GVT (goals versus threshold) allows us to compare players at every position to determine who the true leaders are.

In the playoffs, Puck Prospectus uses GVT to measure the leaders in the Conn Smythe race for postseason MVP. This week we see some sweeping changes after former front-runner Jaroslav Halak has faltered in the Eastern Conference finals.

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