Sleeper hockey picks come in all shapes and sizes every season. Here are 10 who may be ready to break out.
Pittsburgh finished tied for first in the Atlantic division with 106 points and was missing Sidney Crosby for half the season and Evgeni Malkin for just less than that. With Malkin coming back with a vengence – impressive in the pre-season so far- and Crosby saying he’ll play again this year, the sky is the limit for the Penguins.
Claude Giroux led the way with a goal and an assist as the Philadelphia Flyers edged the Buffalo Sabres 5-4 to tie their Eastern Conference quarter final series 1-1 at the Wells Fargo Center on Saturday evening.
Ryan Miller stopped all 35 shots he faced and Patrick Kaleta scored the game’s lone goal as the Buffalo Sabres defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 1-0 in Game 1 of their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final matchup.
Daniel Briere scored the game-tying goal and the eventual shootout winner to help the Philadelphia Flyers come back and beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3. Tied at one goal apiece in the shootout, Briere came…