Connor McDavid’s favorite hockey player is Sidney Crosby. His favorite non-skating athlete is LeBron James. He’s now in their club, forever to be known as a No. 1 pick.
For many young hockey players, years of hard work will be rewarded this weekend in Sunrise, Florida
While the Stanley Cup Playoffs continue in North America, there is another hockey tournament being played on the other side of the Atlantic Ocean that features several NHL stars.
A flurry of shots by the Panthers didn’t faze the Pittsburgh’s Marc-Andre Fleury, who stopped 34 of them. Along with his defensive prowess, Patric Hornqvist and Evgeni Malkin each picked up two goals and an assist, helping the Penguins to a 5-1 win over Florida on Sunday night.
The Florida Panthers will try to bounce back from their tough loss in Ottawa on Saturday against a team that has been dealing with a similar struggle to score goals.
The Florida Panthers have become one the NHL’s best shootout teams of late.
Following their penalty-filled matchup on Saturday night, the Florida Panthers and Pittsburgh Penguins will face off against each other again on Monday in Sunrise.
The Florida Panthers have been playing some very good hockey over the past few weeks.
These athletes rack up championships yet manage to remain completely boring.
Sidney Crosby and his agent believe Zdeno Chara intentionally punched the Penguins’ captain’s jaw. Real-time video says otherwise.