Svechnikov's first career hat trick in a 4–1 Game 2 win over the Rangers showed he already has a Conn Smythe ceiling for this postseason.
As part of the Eastern Conference qualifying series - New York and Carolina clash during the first round of the 2020 NHL playoffs. SI Gambling insider Roy Larking reviews the season to date for the Rangers and Hurricanes, as well as the available betting options.
Andrei Svechnikov is among a group of sophomores who have found their games this year after quiet, or rather ineffective, rookie seasons.
Thanks in large part to a lacrosse-style shot, Andrei Svechnikov is gaining a huge following in Carolina and across the NHL.