Originally Posted by Smiling Assassin27
less skilled teams than the wings have managed to pull series out of their arses. hasek gave up 4 last night but he's playing at a very high level. considering they haven't scored even strength yet and are 1-1, they should be grateful. still, they can't afford to go into OT and deep into a series with these behemoths. i picked the ducks in 5 so we'll see.
I would probably credit the lack of even strength goals to the ducks defense (which is extremely good) at poke checking and clogging of the passing lanes there is very little room to operate.