Byfuglien injured, Hammond wins again, Nyquist cold and buried, and more...
Craig Anderson was supposed to go for the Senators last night but pulled himself before making the start. He did still dress for the game and presumably could have gone if absolutely necessary but I do wonder if riding Andrew Hammond isn’t the best option available on multiple fronts.
For one, Hammond is blazing hot and helping to push the Senators into the playoff race. I don’t take their playoff chances too seriously. There are too many teams between them and a spot with not that much time remaining but they’ve got a shot if they can keep this up.
The other reason I think giving Hammond as much action as possible is smart is because he might give the team the confidence to move a goaltender this summer. Not that th