Stanley Cup Nightly Recap

Posted by David Minuk in Stanley Cup Nightly News on May 3, 2012 — No Comments

Playoff news:

The Tennessean:  Predators beat Coyotes 2-0Could be one of the important wins of coach Barry Trotz’s career.  He took a big risk suspending two of his better players but the Preds banded together and won a gritty game against Phoenix.

Arizona Republic:  Coyotes are shut out in Game 3Limiting mistakes is what has the Coyotes ahead in this series and if they want to continue to lead, they will need to minimize these errors.

New York Daily News:  Gaborik scores in 3OT to give Blueshirts 2-1 winThe Blueshirts prevailed in a game that neither team seemed to want to win in the first two OT’s.

Washington Post:  Capitals succumb in third overtime.  The Capitals continued their OT futility.  In the team’s history, they have never won in the 3rd round (0/3 after last night) and 4th round (0/2).

CBC:  5 NHL stories, including the D.C. marathonSome of the story lines from this evening.