When the season started six months ago, nobody was really sure what to expect out of Dave Hakstol.
The newest head coach of the Philadelphia Flyers was no established presence in the NHL. He was a college icon getting the call to the bigs.
To this point, surpassing last year's total of 33 wins and 83 points was a huge accomplishment.
But on Wednesday night, the Flyers will take the ice for a potential playoff preview with the Washington Capitals, holding the final playoff spot at the moment. And that's just icing on the cake.