X fac·tor /ˈeksfaktər/
noun A noteworthy special talent or quality. "there are plenty of luxury cars around, but the S-Type has that special X factor
Tage Thompson did not play in the Sabres’ final game of the 2022/23 season due to an upper-body injury. Thompson had a phenomenal breakout campaign, posting 47 goals and assists and a +4 in 78 games.
Thompson is 25-years-old and has been in the league since 2017, it seems like forever and he is still considered to be a young player.
Buffalo notched their best season in over a decade. Though still missing playoff hockey, the team gave fans and media a preview of what’s to come in 2023/24.
Tage Thompson will play a big role when it comes to their upcoming season. Even if he has a similar season to last, he will still be one of the best players in the NHL.