“I feel like my legs were 15 years old,” Kuznetsov said. “I don’t have a good overtime the last 10 games probably. I just wanted to score that because I know that one point will make a huge difference at the end of the year.”
Capitals G Philipp Grubauer stopped 26 shots in his third consecutive start over No. 1 goaltender Braden Holtby, who is 1-5-2 with a 4.83 goals-against average and .854 save percentage in his past eight games. …
“I’m here for one year. We’ll see how it goes. Maybe I can be here for longer,” Lynn said.
Asked whether the slow market left him with a chip on his shoulder, Lynn said, “The chip on my shoulder’s been there since I was born. I’m pretty sure that’s the way my dad says it. That’s something I use to compete, and it helps drive me.”
Correa and closer Ken Giles did not attend Monday’s ceremony in Washington, D.C., that honored the Astros’ 2017 World Series title. The Astros said Giles had a family commitment.
“It was not politics or anything,” Correa said Tuesday. “It was just that the day off was perfect to be able to provide some help for the people in Puerto Rico in need.”
Puerto Rico was damaged in September by Hurricane Maria. With the assistance of Astros, Jim Crane, Correa helped send a plane of supplies to Puerto Rico in October.
“I don’t only represent the Houston Astros, I don’t only represent my family, but I also represent the American citizens that are living in Puerto Rico,” Correa said. “I just want to bring some awareness to what is going on.”
Correa’s family and his fiance, Daniella Rodriguez, joined him on Monday to help finalize the next shipment, which he hopes will depart South Florida via ship before the end of spring training.
Irving is expected to take an extended rest due to lingering Cheap Basketball Jerseys tendinitis in his left knee that forced him to sit out the second half of Sunday’s loss to the Indiana Pacers. Smart sprained his right thumb in the same game while diving to the floor, and the team is getting more information on the severity of his injury while determining whether he’ll be able Cheap Chelsea Jerseys to return to action this season.