Stanley Cup Playoff Papers

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers on April 29, 2014 — No Comments

Note: Reminder that if any Stanley Cup Playoff games go to overtime, we will be having our CompuStitch Embroidery Design #ICOTPOOL contest. Similar to the #ICGWG contest in that you pick one player (total) from either team and @ tweet us (@illegalcurve) with your selection as well as the hashtag #ICOTPOOL. Winner gets IC Gear so always ensure you send in a pick and following the game be sure to check out the IC Contest Winner page to see if you’ve been selected.

Tonight’s Stanley Cup Games:

Rangers @ Flyers @ 6:30 pm.

Penguins 4 Blue Jackets 3  (Pittsburgh wins series 4-2):

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:  Penguins hold off Blue Jackets rally for 4-3 win; claim series.
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Columbus Dispatch:  Jackets fight to the finish.

Wild 5 Avalanche 2 (Series tied 3-3):

Minneapolis Star Tribune:  Parise’s two goals lift Wild past Colorado to force Game 7.

Denver Post:  Parise leads Wild past Avalanche to force Game 7.

Denver Post:  Wayne Gretzky sings Nathan MacKinnon’s praises.

Kings 4 Sharks 1 (Series tied 3-3):

L.A. Times:  Kings force Game 7 with 4-1 victory over Sharks.

San Jose Mercury News:  Sharks need to reboot, and quickly. 

Other cup news:

CBC:  Coach’s Corner – Dumb-Dumb questions (video).

Other NHL news:

Calgary Herald:  Treliving took long road to GM seat.

Globe and Mail:  Talented Capitals need to find an edge.

CBC:  Alex Ovechkin trade could help Capitals.