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Avs’ MacKinnon, Pens’ Crosby star in wild affair

The best line in hockey against the best player in the world. That was the stage-setter prior to Wednesday Night Hockey between the Colorado Avalanche and the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins, two teams brimming with talent. And it didn’t disappoint. Not even once. The Avalanche won 6-3. But it’s the journey to the final scoreline that was so enthralling. Colorado jumped out to a 3-0 lead just before the game turned 28 minutes old. Nathan MacKinnon had his hand in on two of those markers, including the one that started the onslaught off the stick of Samuel Girard and another on a pretty pass to Colin Wilson. ( function() { var func = function() { var iframe_form = document.getElementById('wpcom-iframe ...