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The NHL's all-surprise team

Journeyman Brad Richardson is the Coyotes' team leader in scoring thus far this season. Who are some of other early surprises, and what should we expect out of them for the rest of the season? Norm Hall/NHLI via Getty Images

There are always a handful of players who get off to a hot start through the first 10 games. At this point last season, San Jose's Joel Ward had 11 points, while Tomas Fleischmann and Nail Yakupov had 10 points apiece for Montreal and Edmonton.

The following all-surprise team is composed of players (excluding rookies) whose scoring totals far exceed what was expected of them -- based on a weighted average of their past three seasons -- and what to expect for the rest of the season.