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.