The Jussi went loose-y during the
Penguins preseason game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday, but in
the end his natural hat trick was not enough to defeat the newly aligned
Marc-Andre Fleury gave Pens fans a
reason to have anxiety after allowing two goals on three shots, but seemed to
settle in the net further into the game.
He will have to hold up given the newly announced blood clot to Tomas
Vokoun. Time for Fleury to put his new mental edge approach to use.
Brandon Dubinsky, and Boone Jenner
gave the Jackets first period goals with an added second period goal from Cam
Atkinson. Jokinen scored the next three goals, two being set up by
non-other than previous NHL MVP Evgeni Malkin. Jokinen seemed to fit well with
superstars James Neal and Malkin. He could give Head Coach Dan Bylsma more
options with the second line during the regular season.
Jenner scored what ended up
being the game winning goal 7:21 into the third p...