Through 16 games, the Predators have a team goals-against average of 1.81, which at this point is the second-lowest GAA since the 2005 lockout. Four of Nashville’s top eight scorers are defensemen: Ellis (4 goals, 7 assists), Roman Josi (5 goals, 5 assists), P.K. Subban (2 goals, 8 assists) and Mattias
Spitfires forward Jeremy Bracco says goaltender Michael DiPietro was the difference in Windsor’s 4-3 Memorial Cup win over the Erie Otters on Sunday. Otters forward Alex DeBrincat says the loss is “tough to swallow.”
Replaced as starting goalie, Marc-Andre Fleury is entering his final days with the only NHL organization's he's ever known.
This is due in part to a paucity of original thinking among NHL GMs and a difficulty in understanding exactly what made successful teams successful in the first place. Remember when the Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup?