Originally written on Puck Daddy  |  Last updated 1/20/12

ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 05: Pekka Rinne #35 of the Nashville Predators gets a drink against the Anaheim Ducks at the Honda Center on November 5, 2009 in Anaheim, California. The Ducks defeated the Predators 4-0. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
"... the other, warped / in the shape of a man, moves beyond the pale / bigger than any man, an unnatural birth /called Grendel Zdeno Chara by country people / in former days." No. 1 Star: Pekka Rinne, Nashville Predators Rinne was unbeatable, stopping all 38 shots the Columbus Blue Jackets directed his way to stake the Predators to a 3-o win. Martin Erat led the offensive charge, scoring a goal and setting up another in the second period. In further bad news for the Jackets (as if they needed any more this year), they announced before the game that defenceman Radek Martinek would miss the rest of the season with a concussion, and that they had signed Brett Lebda to replace him. No. 2 Star: Joffrey Lupul, Toronto Maple Leafs Great game for Lupul, who picked up 3 assists as the Leafs beat up on the Minnesota Wild, 4-1. The Wild have two wins in their last 15 games, and they were never even close in this one, falling behind less than a minute in and only registering 21 shots throughou...
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