The NHL's 10 biggest disappointments 

November, 6, 2013
11/06/13
11:03
AM ET


Claude GirouxLen Redkoles/Getty ImagesClaude Giroux has no goals and just seven assists in 14 games this season.
It's become a Twitter inevitability. When a player scores his first goal of the season, as Tom Wilson did Tuesday night in the Capitals' blowout of the Islanders, at least one fan of the team excitedly points out that the player now has one more goal than Claude Giroux.

Perhaps the most telling Giroux-related tweet came Tuesday afternoon from the account of Uber Hockey Facts (@UberHockeyFact). It pointed out that 433 players have more goals than Giroux this season. After Tuesday night's games? That number is now at 445.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider