Stanley Cup Playoff Papers

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers on May 7, 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:

Penguins at Rangers at 6:30 pm.

Canadiens 4 Bruins 2 (Montreal leads series 2-1):

Montreal Gazette:  Speed is a factor in Game 3 victory.

Boston Herald:  OK to take Tuukka Rask to task.

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

Minneapolis Star-Tribune:  Wild gets back in series, shuts out Chicago 4-0.

Minneapolis Star-Tribune:  Wild’s youngsters are playing like veterans.

Chicago Tribune:  Wild play to strengths to stop Blackhawks.

Other Cup news:

CBC:  Penguins not surprised Fleury’s in a zone.
Fleury

Other NHL news:

Globe and Mail:  The NHL coaching carousel turns into a blur.

The Tennessean:  Predators find the right fit in Peter Laviolette.

AHL Playoffs – IceCaps news:

The Telegram:  Gibson, Admirals sink IceCaps.

The Virginian-Pilot:  Kerdiles, Gibson lead Admirals past IceCaps in Game 1.