This season, the Avs are 6-1-0, good for the 2nd best record overall. They are scoring 3.29 goals per game and giving up a miniscule 1.43 goals per game (tops in
Check the roster, the Avs defense is totally different from last year. Hejda is the only one that played the whole season, Johnson missed 17 games and Wilson missed 36. Sarich, Benoit and Guenin are new. MacKinnon and Tanguay are new to the forwards and Downie only played a game and a half last year.
See? Not the same team.
Great Article! I've noticed a change in the way they've been playing this year, but I couldn't really explain HOW. They just seemed more aggressive with less puck dumping. You really explained it in a way that I understood just how bad we were last year with Sacco.