Madden ‘Tuesday’: Barry Trotz’s critique of Penguins’ top line was harsh, but ‘also true’

Jun. 1—After the New York Islanders eliminated the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first round of the East Division playoffs, they advanced to play the Boston Bruins. When asked to compare the Bruins’ top line of David Pastrnak, Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron to Sidney Crosby’s line with Jake Guentzel and Bryan Rust, Islanders head coach Barry Trotz’s critique was less than kind to Rust and …