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So I’m watching Ducks/Flames on Tuesday night. Wild game. Lots of penalties. And for an increasingly probable first-round matchup, that’s something to keep an eye on for sure.
But the weirdest thing happened. Early in the second period, Patrick Eaves scored a rebound goal on a nice faceoff play by Ryan Getzlaf, and the Ducks announcers say, “Oh that’s his 31st goal of the season.” And I was half-paying attention so I thought they meant Getzlaf has 31 assists or something.
(For the record, Getzlaf very quietly has FIFTY-FOUR! The media will not cover this.)
But you can understand my disbelief. There’s simply no way Patrick freaking Eaves has 31 goals this year,Read More »from Puck Lists: 7 surprising recent 30-goal scorers