NHL Playoff Morning Papers (Friday Edition): Malkin and Crosby dominate the Wings, reaction to Joe Sacco’s hiring and NHL executive says Islanders will take Hedman

Posted by Richard Pollock in Atlantic Division,Central Division,Detroit Red Wings,Eastern Conference,NHL Morning Papers,Pittsburgh Penguins,Teams,Western Conference on June 5, 2009 — 1 Comment

Stanley Cup Final

Detroit Red Wings (2) versus Pittsburgh Penguins (4)

Teams that are not in the playoffs

The Avalanche’s new coach

The Coyotes situation

AHL Calder Cup Final

  • Randy Turner of the Winnipeg Free Press gets the sense that the fans really, really care about the outcome of the Moose games, when maybe they once did not.  Blow outs–not the Moose’s forte, but close games are.  Hershey coach Bob Woods promises that his team’s fans will be loud too.  Meanwhile, Bears defenseman Bryan Helmer cannot believe how long it’s been since he won the Calder Cup.
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