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Latest from the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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 pm.  Blackhawks at Wild @ 8 pm.

Penguins 2 Rangers 0 (Pittsburgh lead series 2-1):

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette:  Without question, Fleury stops the show.

Pittsburgh Tribune:  Crosby gets last laugh for cheap shots.

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New York Daily News:  Rangers power play woes continue.

Kings 3 Ducks 1 (Los Angeles leads series 2-0):

L.A. Times:  Defense-minded Kings have found their offense in the playoffs.

Orange County Register:  Kings strike again, take 2-0 series lead over Ducks.

Other Cup news:

CBC:  Bruins think they see vulnerability in Carey Price.

Globe and Mail:  Gaborik and Vanek help keep buyers’ remorse at bay.  Bettman happy to see Ducks, Kings in spotlight.

Other NHL news:

News and Observer:  Canes fire Kirk Muller; new GM Ron Francis plans ‘open search’ for new coach.

AHL Playoffs – IceCaps news:

The Telegram:  IceCaps no more familiar with Admirals than they were with DevilsFor the second straight series the IceCaps will face a team they didn’t play during the regular season.

The Virginian-Pilot:  Admirals look for quick strike as Round 2 starts tonightGet all you need to know about the team St. John’s will face from the other side’s perspective.

2nd Round Schedule:

Game 1 – Tue., May 6 – Norfolk at St. John’s, 5:00
Game 2 – Wed., May 7 – Norfolk at St. John’s, 5:00
Game 3 – Sat., May 10 – St. John’s at Norfolk, 7:00
Game 4 – Mon., May 12 – St. John’s at Norfolk, 6:15
*Game 5 – Tue., May 13 – St. John’s at Norfolk, 6:15
*Game 6 – Fri., May 16 – Norfolk at St. John’s, 5:00
*Game 7 – Sat., May 17 – Norfolk at St. John’s, 5:00

The Jets and Moose are both scheduled to practice on Wednesday.

Be sure to get all caught up before we start all over again via

Check out the full recap from the Jets 5-2 win over the Panther as they concluded the four-game homestand with a 3-1-0 record.

If you couldn't join @ICdrew, @ICEzzyG and @ICdave live on the Illegal Curve Post-Game Show following the Jets win, fear not as you can watch the replay or download the podcast.

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