by Christopher BottaFiled under: Islanders, PenguinsUNIONDALE, N.Y. -- The kid didn't even try to act cool. Immediately after backhanding the puck past Marc-Andre Fleury at 7:01 of the second period for his first NHL goal, John Tavares joyously pointed toward the hysterical home crowd and jumped into the arms of linemate Matt Moulson. The 2009 first overall pick didn't have to act like he'd been there before.
The NHL’s mumps outbreak continued to spread on Wednesday, as the Pittsburgh Penguins announced three more players were going to get tested for the viral illness after reporting they didn’t feel good. The players include goalie Marc... Read Post
by Christopher BottaFiled under: Islanders, Penguins, NHL Press BoxUNIONDALE, N.Y. -- When the NHL schedule was released in July, John Tavares could not help but notice the opponent for his National League debut. Not looking to brea... Read Post