The performance of several younger players, led by Magnus Paajarvi, Ivan Barbashev and Zach Sanford, has helped the Blues deal with the absence of Paul Stastny, Robby Fabbri, Jori Lehtera and Dmitrij Jaskin. Paarjarvi, who had two goals in Thursday night's 4-1 win over Vancouver, and Barbashev spent
The Washington Capitals head into Friday’s action as the best team in the NHL with 104 points.
It was a hockey game that started on a Monday and ended on a Wednesday. It's their last year of minor hockey and the boys on the Steetsville Tigers and the Mississauga Jets seem intent on squeezing out every moment they possibly can. Earlier this week, the teams played a record six overtime periods