I can retire now. I've seen it all. I've seen teams fire everyone after bad, average and even mildly disappointing seasons. But I'd never seen a team replace people who created a record-setting season that buoyed the franchise's future.
While Penguins coach Mike Sullivan offered little clarity on his goaltending situation as the team departed for Tampa, Fla., Monday morning, center Evgeni Malkin did provide a concrete prediction on the bigger picture.