Hungry, hungry forwards

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Now that Doug Weight has put an end to his season-long scoring drought at 25 games, the snake-bitten spotlight shifts to these non-enforcer forwards who are looking for their first goal in 2007-08.

Information includes name, team, games without a goal, ice time per game and total shots.

The list appears in reverse order of names you’d least expect to appear on a ranking of non goal-scorers.

10. Ryan Hollweg, NYR GP-30, Ice-8:20, shots-26

9. John Zeiler, LA GP-27, Ice-8:59, shots-13

8. Wyatt Smith, Col GP-25, Ice-11:38, shots-25

Dallas Drake, Det GP-23, Ice-9:28, shots-11

Mark Smith, Cgy GP-21, Ice-6:30, shots-15

5. Jim Slater, Atl GP-29, Ice-8:55, shots-27

4. Craig Adams, Car GP-26, Ice-9:12, shots-17

3. Dean McAmmond, Ott GP-18, Ice-9:52, shots-17

2. Brandon Bochenski, Bos GP-17, Ice-12:42, shots-28

1. Sergei Samsonov, Chi GP-20, Ice-13:13, shots-38

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