Stanley Cup Playoff Papers

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers on May 5, 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.

Today’s Stanley Cup 2nd Round Game:

Pittsburgh at Rangers @ 6:30 pm cst.  Kings at Ducks at 9:00 pm cst.

Blackhawks 4 Wild 1 (Chicago leads series 2-0):

Chicago Tribune:  Hawks take 2-0 lead but don’t feel at ease.

Minneapolis Star-Tribune:  Wild loses again, comes home down by two games.

Wild convene

Penguins 3 Rangers 0 (Series tied 1-1):

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:  Even without points, Sidney Crosby was best skater on ice.

New York Daily News:  Penguins get the bounces in Game 2, beat Rangers 3-0.

Other Cup news:

CBC:  Fan base swells for Canadiens’ P.K. Subban.

Other NHL news:

Globe and Mail:  Nathan MacKinnon joins Canada for world championship.