Stanley Cup Playoff Papers

Posted by David Minuk in Daily Papers on May 8, 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:

Bruins at Canadiens @ 6:30 pm.  Ducks at Kings @ 9:00 pm.

Penguins 4 Rangers 2 (Pittsburgh leads series 3-1):

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:  Sutter’s first goal of series a big one for Penguins.

New York Daily News:  Rangers loss away from elimination after stars falter in Penguins’ 4-2 win.
Lundqvist & McDonagh

Globe and Mail:  Is it time to finally start believing in the Pittsburgh Penguins?

Other Cup news:

CBC:  Canadiens winning over Canadians.

Minneapolis Star Tribune:  Wild’s Cooke eager to rejoin the playoff fray.

Other NHL news:

St. Louis Post-Dispatch:  Blues tender option on Hitchcock for 2014-15 season.

Philly.com:  Will Hextall bring new thinking to Flyers?

The Tennessean:  Predators’ Peter Laviolette ready to embrace Nashville.

AHL Playoffs – IceCaps news (Series tied 1-1):

The Telegram:  IceCaps draw even with Admirals.

The Virginian-Pilot:  Admirals lose to St. John’s; series tied 1-1.