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Canucks, Oilers are getting great goaltending so far

When an NHL season is young, it’s easy to get fooled into thinking that “This is the year,” or that a great season is going to come tumbling down. Sometimes those assumptions end up being correct, but it’s often far too easy to be roped in by a strong sprint and forget how much of a marathon an 82-game season can be. Well-oiled machine … running a bit on luck The Edmonton Oilers came into 2019-20 with very low expectations, yet they’re off to a hot start, even after falling 1-0 in a shootout to the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday. It’s been easy to focus on Edmonton’s skaters for much of the Oilers’ 7-1-1 start. How could you not, really, with Connor McDavid looking even better than usual, Leon Draisaitl seemingly continuing ...
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