Another big Bryan Rust goal puts Penguins up 1-0 in Game 7 (Video)


The Washington Capitals have Justin Williams as “Mr. Game 7.” Some might have dismissed Bryan Rust as the Pittsburgh Penguins’ answer to Williams, but that counter seems more reasonable now.

Despite some exciting action, the Penguins and Capitals were tied 0-0 almost halfway through the second period of Game 7. Then Rust scored another big goal in a big game, giving the Penguins a 1-0 lead.

Jake Guentzel deserves credit on that tally, as he made a great pass and did so while taking a hit.

But, again, it’s tough not to focus on Rust’s big-game heroics:

And one more:

As far as Game 7 heroes go, who’s next? Find out by streaming the contest here.