Let’s go over some news and notes:
- Turns out shaking up the lines and defensive pairings paid dividends. [Las Vegas Review-Journal]
- Even though the Knights are back in the winning column, we still think they could use a puppy. [KOI]
In other news...
- Nikita Kucherov is amazing and should probably win the Hart Trophy. Unfortunately (?), his team is also amazing, so maybe this just isn’t his year to be the NHL’s MVP. [The Hockey News]
- Aleksander Barkov scored the goal of the year last night.