A 1-1 tie. The first period complete. Ice resurfaced. The puck about to drop.
“Now in goal for the Red Wings, Joey MacDonald …”
It’s not necessarily a bad thing. Joey MacDonald played exceedingly well in place of Jimmy Howard, when Howard was out with a broken finger.
Count me among those who thought MacDonald should have played until he lost again as a matter of principle (hey, if it’s not broke, don’t fix it).
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