Torres’.321 average leads Yankees regulars and Andujar is next at.297.
We’re a good defensive group, but we weren’t tonight, Marchessault said. They’re a team that’s very fast in the neutral zone, and we gave them too much respect with the puck. We need to be faster in the defensive zone. We’re going to fix that in our game.
The Game 1 winner has won the last six Cups and 61 of 78 overall.
Braden Holtby stopped 28 shots for the Capitals, whose first Stanley Cup Final game in 20 years was a defensive nightmare. Washington still played a strong offensive game and had chances to win, but never slowed the Knights.
The Capitals, led by Alexander Ovechkin, lost the series opener, 6-4, on Monday.
After 10 goals and a Final-record four lead changes overall in a fantastically entertaining opener, it’s tough to imagine what these unlikely opponents will do for an encore.
But the upstart Golden Knights have spent their entire inaugural season speeding past all expectations, and their first Final game didn’t slow them down in the slightest.
Everyone, regardless of race or socioeconomic status, deserves to be treated equally. We are fighting for racial and social equality, he wrote in part.
Simply Google: ‘How many Philadelphia Eagles knelt during the national anthem last season?’ and you find that the answer is zero. A similar Google search will show you how many great things the players on this team are doing and continue to do on daily basis.
Instead the decision was made to lie and paint the picture that these players are anti-America, anti-flag and anti-military.