Friday night Ovechkin had 5 points (a goal and 2 assists), Sunday Ovechkin had only 2 points (a goal and assist), but his goal was on a penalty shot, which is always cool and what Ovy has sometimes sucked at.
Rick Dipietro is back for the Islanders. He won Saturday and shut the Devils out on Monday. Thats the first time the Devils have been shut-out all season. Of the 6 goals the Isles scored this weekend. This was my favorite:
Speaking of slap-passes, Daniel Alfredsson had a hat-trick against the Bruins.Here's, obviously, my favorite:
Ok, its a slap-pass at all, just a great look from Kuba and tip by Alfie.
If you watched NBC's first non-winter-classic game of the season, you know they still have some kinks to work out:
What the hell?
but, if you stuck around you also got to see this sweetness in the shoot-out:
and there was also a pretty good fight:
What did I miss?