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Kings defenseman Drew Doughty's next goal is the Norris Trophy
Kings defenseman Drew Doughty's next goal is the Norris Trophy

Nourishing the hockey beast in Canada wasn't easy in the days leading up to the start of NHL training camps. But the cable network TSN did its best and rolled out a single-elimination bracket style to answer one simple question. You are starting an NHL franchise, and get to select one player as your cornerstone. Who do you take? Kings defenseman Drew Doughty reached the final four of TSN's "Franchise Faceoff" and lost to Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby. But he received nearly 40% of the fan vote, meaning almost four in 10 fans would opt to start a franchise with Doughty instead of the league's two-time most valuable player. Doughty, sitting upstairs at...