Why isn't penalties drawn a fantasy stat? Toffoli returns, Gardiner filling in for Phaneuf and more...
Only a few games on last night but certainly some good ones.
The Capitals got the best of the Penguins in a matchup of two teams that played the night before. The Capitals coming off a loss in Columbus simply had way more juice than the Penguins coming off their come-from-behind win against the Jets. No idea if there was any psychology in play but up and down the Capitals were better.
Sidney Crosby was a game-time decision but did end up returning. Wonder if this had something to do with the letdown. The sample size is ridiculously small but the Penguins’ win against Winnipeg without Crosby or Evgeni Malkin pushed them to 9-0-1 in 10 games since 2011 with both out of the lineup. Ewing Theory anyone? I think it’