Pastrnak scored the game-winning goal -- his fourth of the season -- during Monday's game against Winnipeg.

It would be difficult to envision a better start to the season for Pastrnak, as he also has two helpers and a plus-7 rating through three games. That said, the third-year winger should now have a firm stranglehold on top-line duty and a role with the No. 1 power-play unit. If these early signs are any indication, Pastrnak could be in for a huge breakout this year.

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