Boudreau also coached the Capitals in a 3-1 win over the Penguins in the 2011 Winter Classic against the Pittsburgh Penguins. That game was delayed due to rain, but the weather was certainly different in Pittsburgh that night than in Los Angeles. Montreal Canadiens
Yet he’s rarely treated his status as a burden. If anything, he believes he’s simply holding up his end of the bargain. Asked if any of his first 999 games stand out, and Crosby points to an otherwise meaningless home finale at the Civic Arena as a rookie. Then 18 years old, he was chasing 100 points. The still-rebuilding Penguins were mired in last place in the Atlantic Division. The vibe in the arena that night, however, felt as if there was far more at stake.
Djoos’ goal made it 2-2 in the third period, after Namestnikov scored in the final minute of the first to halve Chicago’s lead. In the Wings' first game at Nashville, on Friday, Marc Staal scored in the final minute of the second period, answering 14 seconds after the Predators had taken a 2-1 lead.
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OK, you can probably hand this one to Auston Matthews, too. The red-hot American sniper collected two goals and one assist in helping the Maple Leafs build a 5-1 lead against the Senators.
“The initial hit you can argue is a little bit high, but I think it’s the nature of the hit, I think it was retaliatory,” Boughner said (h/t Bay Area News Group's Curtis Pashelka). “I thought that [Simek] was physical on Smith on the first shoulder-to-shoulder puck battle. It looked like Marchessault came in, keying on Simmer and the hit. Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo played on consecutive nights following a two-week coronavirus-forced pause during which as many as nine players tested positive for COVID-19.Washington Capitals