After a huge over-marketing campaign, and then both players suffering slumps and injuries, it looked like the Ovechkin vs Crosby storyline had faded.
Until this year. Both players are off to insane starts. Crosby is hitting almost two points per-game, and A.O. just scored 10 goals in 10 games, including this beauty last night:
Holy shit what a release.
The first matchup betweent the two is November 20th. No matter how you feel about the storyline, if these two keep up their paces, everyone wins.