MacKinnon confident he can dominate more than he already is
Four games into BUFFALO, N.Y. the season and Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon already has five goals. His thirdperiod breakaway goal Thursday was poetry in motion.
The reigning Hart Trophy runnerup as NHL MVP, however, has more to give.
“I think I can dominate more than I am,” MacKinnon said after his twogoal performance Thursday in a 61 victory against the Sabres at KeyBank Center.
MacKinnon is tied for third in NHL goalscoring, trailing Toronto teammates John Tavares (six) and Auston Matthews (nine), who both have played one more game. Don’t be surprised if MacKinnon,
Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, right, celebrates a goal against the Sabres with teammate Tyson Jost on Thursday in Buffalo, N.Y.