Originally posted on PensInitiative  |  Last updated 9/22/13
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 division rival.  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...
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