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Video: Pierre McGuire narrowly misses a hockey puck to the face | NHL | NBC Sports

Pierre McGuire narrowly misses a hockey puck to the face | NHL | NBC Sports

Pierre McGuire managed to avoid a puck headed his way in the Lightning vs. Blue Jackets game, but he couldn't nail the reaction like John Tavares of the Toronto Maple Leafs. #NBCSports #NHL #PierreMcGuire »

Video: Patrick Marleau on playing with Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs Captaincy | Tim and Sid

Patrick Marleau on playing with Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs Captaincy | Tim and Sid

Patrick Marleau of the Toronto Maple Leafs joins Tim and Sid to discuss the upcoming NHL season and much more. ----------------------------------------------

Video: NHL Pre-season Highlights | Maple Leafs vs. Canadiens - Sept. 26, 2018

NHL Pre-season Highlights | Maple Leafs vs. Canadiens - Sept. 26, 2018

Mitch Marner had a goal and three assists as the Maple Leafs beat the Canadiens 5-3 in pre-season. Toronto’s special teams were firing on all cylinders, scoring twice on the power play and twice short-handed. ----------------------------------------------

Video: Who is the most valuable player on the Jets?

Who is the most valuable player on the Jets?

Elliotte Friedman goes over who he thinks is a contender for the Hart Trophy, if Mathew Barzal is a lock for the Calder and if John Tavares is going to follow in the footsteps of Steven Stamkos.

Video: Supremely confident fans put Tavares’ name on Maple Leafs jerseys

Supremely confident fans put Tavares’ name on Maple Leafs jerseys

Something must be said for their commitment and optimism, for these Maple Leafs fans have adorned official Toronto jerseys with the name of John Tavares, who they hope will somehow be acquired by their team.

Video: Loyalty to Islanders likely reason John Tavares stays put?

Loyalty to Islanders likely reason John Tavares stays put?

Daren Millard, Doug MacLean, Chris Johnston and Elliotte Friedman discuss whether the New York Islanders will move superstar captain John Tavares at the trade deadline and more.

Video: Tavares talks about playing with Barzal and sheds light on his pending free agency

Tavares talks about playing with Barzal and sheds light on his pending free agency

David Amber sat down with John Tavares who talked about his impressions on Matthew Barzal and his pending free agency

Video: Tavares bangs in OT winner for second of night against Canadiens

Tavares bangs in OT winner for second of night against Canadiens

Watch as John Tavares scores his second goal of the night, bashing in the overtime winner against Carey Price for an Islanders victory.

Video: Tavares scores breakaway after jumping on Galchenyuk’s brutal pass

Tavares scores breakaway after jumping on Galchenyuk’s brutal pass

John Tavares extended the Islanders’ lead over the Canadiens after Alex Galchenyuk made an ill-advised pass in the offensive zone.

Video: Tavares finishes Islanders' set play from Bailey

Tavares finishes Islanders' set play from Bailey

John Tavares pulls the trigger on a feed from Josh Bailey, after the New York Islanders run a set play and tie the Anaheim Ducks.

Video: Islanders' Tavares pump fake power play goal ties Kings

Islanders' Tavares pump fake power play goal ties Kings

New York Islanders' John Tavares wires a slap shot past Los Angeles Kings' Darcy Kuemper, after Anders Lee fans on the shot and the puck trickles right to the captain.

Video: Stars' Lehtonen robs Islanders' Tavares but Lee bats puck out of air to score

Stars' Lehtonen robs Islanders' Tavares but Lee bats puck out of air to score

Dallas Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen makes a great stop on New York Islanders captain John Tavares, but can't stop Anders Lee from batting the puck out of mid air for the goal.

Video: Islanders' Tavares sneaks behind everyone to score, Capitals' Holtby pulled

Islanders' Tavares sneaks behind everyone to score, Capitals' Holtby pulled

New York Islanders captain John Tavares scores on a wide open net after he is inexplicably left all alone, Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby gets pulled after the goal.

Video: Gotta See It: Islanders’ Tavares scary collision with teammate Barzal

Gotta See It: Islanders’ Tavares scary collision with teammate Barzal

Check this out, as hopefully both John Tavares and Mathew Barzal are okay after this scary head on head collision between the two Islanders.

Video: Bo Horvat goes wide on John Tavares, roofs shorty past Jaroslav Halak

Bo Horvat goes wide on John Tavares, roofs shorty past Jaroslav Halak

Watch as Bo Horvat blows past John Tavares and roofs a shorthanded goal past Jaroslav Halak.

Video: Tavares unstoppable in setting up Islanders OT goal

Tavares unstoppable in setting up Islanders OT goal

Watch as John Tavares fight off Sean Couturier to set up Josh Bailey for the game-winning goal.

Video: Islanders score less than a minute in after Tavares sets up Ladd

Islanders score less than a minute in after Tavares sets up Ladd

Watch as the New York Islanders open the scoring quickly when John Tavares sets up Andrew Ladd with a perfect pass.

Video: Tavares with a nifty fake to put the Islanders on the board against Blues

Tavares with a nifty fake to put the Islanders on the board against Blues

Watch as John Tavares takes the puck from behind the net and beats Jake Allen after a sweet little fake.

Video: Plays of the Night: Virtanen's big night, Tkachuk's power move, and Nieto & Tavares' hat tricks

Plays of the Night: Virtanen's big night, Tkachuk's power move, and Nieto & Tavares' hat tricks

The Vancouver Canucks get a massive goal from youngster Jake Virtanen, Flames Tkachuk makes a power move vs. the Predators, a pair of hat tricks come from an unsuspecting and suspecting source, a penalty shot gets converted spectacularly, and more in a se

Video: Gotta See It: Islanders score two shorthanded goals against Sabres on same PP

Gotta See It: Islanders score two shorthanded goals against Sabres on same PP

Watch as John Tavares picks up his second goal of the game and Casey Cizikas scores his first of the season as the Buffalo Sabres waste a power play by giving up two goals.

Video: No. 81/100: Murray absolutely stuns John Tavares on the goalline

No. 81/100: Murray absolutely stuns John Tavares on the goalline

NY Islanders John Tavares is left scratching his head and looking for answers after being absolutely stoned by Penguins goalie Matt Murray with the glove. ----------------------------------------------