Read: Is Carl Hagelin Ready To Break Out?

Carl HagelinRyan Schwepfinger, at ESPN Insider, looks at Carl Hagelin this season and says that some advanced metrics are pointing to a breakout year for Hagelin.

Those metrics, Vukota, point towards a 22 goal and 31 assist season for Hagelin.

  • Sports Forecaster has Hagelin putting up 16 goals and 27 assists
  • The Hockey News has Hagelin putting up 20 goals and 25 assists
  • Dobber Hockey has Hagelin putting up 24 goals and 22 assists

Based on where he was at 48 games last season, 10 goals and 14 assists, Hagelin was projected by NHL Fantasy to put up 17 goals and 24 assists.

In 11-12, Hagelin had 14 goals and 24 assists in 68 games.

Hagelin will miss the beginning of the season as he recovers from shoulder surgery.

He signed a new contract this summer for two years and $2.25 million per year against the cap.