The Canes’ Jordan Staal (11) battles the Penguins Sidney Crosby (87) during a faceoff at the PNC Arena in Raleigh. Staal is leading the Canes in faceoffs, winning 58.3 percent of his draws this season, and the Canes are leading the league.
The Canes’ Jordan Staal (11) battles the Penguins Sidney Crosby (87) during a faceoff at the PNC Arena in Raleigh. Staal is leading the Canes in faceoffs, winning 58.3 percent of his draws this season, and the Canes are leading the league. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
The Canes’ Jordan Staal (11) battles the Penguins Sidney Crosby (87) during a faceoff at the PNC Arena in Raleigh. Staal is leading the Canes in faceoffs, winning 58.3 percent of his draws this season, and the Canes are leading the league. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
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