Maybe they weren't the most impressive points Burmistrov will earn this year, but the young Russian skated 17:41 and stuffed the stat sheet, demonstrating the sort of fantasy potential that he brings in his return to the NHL. Burmistrov may have flown a bit under the radar in most fantasy drafts this year, but he makes for an appetizing waiver-wire add in the early going.
After a disappointing 2014-15 that Rask and the
The goal came in the third period on a
Pavelec gave up the game's first goal 5:36 into the first period, but almost entirely stifled the Bruins from there while his offense woke up in the latter two periods. Coming off the best season of his career, Pavelec has a legitimate chance to marginalize Michael Hutchinson if he can maintain a level of play this high, but the likeliest outcome has the Czech goalie drawing between 50 and 55 starts.
Foster was visibly shaken up after taking a hard hit from Colts LB D'qwell Jackson late in the second quarter. Foster came off the field with trainers, but he returned one play, then was taken back out of the game. Shortly thereafter, he slammed a gatorade cooler on the sideline and left for the locker room. With Foster now being evaluated for a concussion, Alfred Blue will likely lead the Houston backfield for the rest of the night.