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The Metropolitan Division's Top 10 Defensemen: 2017-18

The Metropolitan Division's Top 10 Defensemen: 2017-18

Continuing our look at the Metropolitan Division's best with the top ten blueliners Last week we kicked off our annual look at the best the Metropolitan Division has to offer with the top ten goaltenders. This week? It's the guys directly in front of them: the defensemen. Honorable mention: Ivan Provorov (PHI), Jaccob Slavin (CAR), Olli Maatta (PIT), Justin Schultz (PIT) 10. Nick Leddy (NYI)Last year's rank: 6 Since arriving in Long Island three years ago, Leddy has been one of the team’s top offensive weapons, and has led all Islanders defensemen in scoring for three...

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