This article is part of our Blue Line Buzz series.
It's funny how that works. Just as fantasy owners began to lose patience with the two-time 40-point scorer, Krug managed to get on the board. He's not the only one to start the season on a cold streak, though.
The following list of top defensemen who have yet to score a goal reads like an all-star team, and like Krug, it'll only be a matter of time until they score:
Speaking of first goals, Vancouver's Troy Stecher's first career goal was particularly memorable. The increasingly popular rookie played 21:43 on Sunday against Dallas (second most among Canucks defensemen) and with 1:40 remaining in the game trailing 4-3, made Jamie Benn look silly at the blue line before wiring a low slap shot past Kari Lehtonen to send the game to overtime.
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