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[Bits]: A “Handsome Devil”; Selke noms; Puddy!

SBN: Lighthouse Hockey (Steven E. Smith) — Also, San Jose will be off to Vegas. Good morning, friends. It’s been a while, and I’m late on this one, but well I’m here! Islanders and NHL Combined Bits Last night’s playoff scores. The Sharks stomped out the Ducks ’ hopes by sweeping them, and the Pacific Division Final is set before any other first round series have been completed - though, after last night’s results, the ...
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Game 4 Preview: Washington Capitals at Columbus Blue Jackets

The Cannon (Pale Dragon) — Here’s what you need to know Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 7:30 PM EST Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio TV: Fox Sports Ohio, USA - Radio: WBNS FM Opponent’s Blog: Japers’ Rink Blue Jackets lead series, 2-1 Schedule and Results Game 1 (4/12/18): CBJ 4 @ WSH 3 (OT) Game 2 (4/15/18): CBJ 5 @ WSH 4 (OT) Game 3 (4/17/18): WSH 3 @ CBJ 2 (2OT) Game 4 (4/19/18, 7:30 p.m.): WSH @ CBJ Game 5...
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The Noon Number: Come Eller High Water

SBN: Japers' Rink (J.P.) — A look at a rare overtime tally for the Caps’ third-line center 2 - Number of career overtime goals, regular season or playoffs, for Lars Eller in 657 games with the second coming last night in Columbus (you know, in case you missed it). Eller’s previous extra-time tally came as a member of the Canadiens back in April of 2015 against Detroit . Eller joins Nicklas Backstrom (3),...
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[Bits] Searching for a new GM?

SBN: Lighthouse Hockey (Dominik) — A report says Islanders ownership is (again) exploring finding a new decision-maker. Maybe the confusion from last week’s ownership communications will clear up over the next few weeks. Or maybe we’ll be in the status quo again. Islanders Reading The big report from yesterday was at SNY by Chris Botta , who has quite the history with the Isles and Garth Snow, citing two unnamed...
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Playoff Flurries: Quick hits and a Vegas sweep

Mile High Hockey (Cat Silverman) — Vegas is on to the next round, and the Sharks aren’t far behind The best - and worst - part of playoff hockey, as a member of the media, is that there’s always something new going on. The offseason can be hell for an analyst or writer, when there’s nothing new to draw from for months on end. Having so many games - with such rich game play, to boot - to draw from during the playoffs is,...
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Memorable Moments #3: The NHL 100 Classic

SBN: Silver Seven (Ross A) — The infamous outdoor game was another season-defining moment After losing 12 games in 13 tries, fans of the Ottawa Senators were looking forward to anything to take their minds off the team. The NHL 100 Classic at TD Place seemed to be just the ticket. The overall festivities were great. It opened with the alumni game at Parliament Hill, which saw Alexandre Daigle finally live up to his...
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Wednesday’s Links: Do you give Kadri his spot back?

SBN: Pension Plan Puppets (OmarW93) — One more game and things have to be changed again. I’ve noticed that the last few FTBs I’ve done have centered around Nazem Kadri in some way or another. Well, here’s another Kadri -themed read for your Leaf-loving eyes, and it’s something that has had fans talking since Monday night’s 4-2 win . Strictly from watching the game, you can’t deny that Tomas Plekanec had his best game in...
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April 17 scoring chances

LA Kings Insider (Jessi McDonald) — Scoring chances from previous games: 10/11 Kings 18, Flames 10 10/14 Kings 15, Sabres 13 10/15 Kings 12, Islanders 16 10/18 Kings 17, Canadiens 11 10/21 Kings 19, Blue Jackets 18 10/23 Kings 15, Maple Leafs 24 10/24 Kings 20, Senators 24 10/26 Kings 14, Canadiens 22 10/28 Kings 16, Bruins 13 10/30 Kings 12, […] The post April 17 scoring chances appeared first on LA Kings Insider .
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The stats agree with Sully: Game 3 was Derick Brassard’s best game since return

Pittsburgh Tribune (Chris Adamski) — Penguins center Derick Brassard plays against the Canadiens March 21, 2018 at PPG Paints Arena." src = "http://triblive.com/rss/photos/?STREAMOID=6K_yW_oKG4UGhtYBMKCM1c$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYufL_rBapEzHrWHkgltHp20WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg" Eighteen skaters, as is typical, took the ice for the...
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Updated with morning lines: Leafs vs Bruins Game Three, this time it’s personal

SBN: Pension Plan Puppets (elseldo) — After the wicked Bruins gleefully took Leo Komarov out of game two they come to our arena looking to ruin the fans’ fun. Okay. Game Three. It’s on home ice for the Maple Leafs . Sure we’re missing Nazem Kadri and now Leo Komarov. That’s all right. The fans are now on the Leafs side. The boos turn to cheers. The cheers turn to shutting the hell up. These next two games are in the Leafs...
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April 15 scoring chances

LA Kings Insider (Jessi McDonald) — Scoring chances from previous games: 10/11 Kings 18, Flames 10 10/14 Kings 15, Sabres 13 10/15 Kings 12, Islanders 16 10/18 Kings 17, Canadiens 11 10/21 Kings 19, Blue Jackets 18 10/23 Kings 15, Maple Leafs 24 10/24 Kings 20, Senators 24 10/26 Kings 14, Canadiens 22 10/28 Kings 16, Bruins 13 10/30 Kings 12, […] The post April 15 scoring chances appeared first on LA Kings Insider .
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April 13 scoring chances

LA Kings Insider (Jessi McDonald) — Scoring chances from previous games: 10/11 Kings 18, Flames 10 10/14 Kings 15, Sabres 13 10/15 Kings 12, Islanders 16 10/18 Kings 17, Canadiens 11 10/21 Kings 19, Blue Jackets 18 10/23 Kings 15, Maple Leafs 24 10/24 Kings 20, Senators 24 10/26 Kings 14, Canadiens 22 10/28 Kings 16, Bruins 13 10/30 Kings 12, […] The post April 13 scoring chances appeared first on LA Kings Insider .
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10 NHL Players Are Named To Team Sweden

Kuklas Korner (Paul) — via Martin Merk of IIHF.com, 10 NHL players committed to join the men’s national team for the Worlds in their country’s neighbourhood when the largest annual winter-sport event will come to Denmark for the first time ever. Among them are also returnees Oliver Ekman-Larsson and John Klingberg. Goaltender: Anders Nilsson (Vancouver Canucks). Defencemen: Oliver Ekman-Larsson...
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Playoff Flurries: Avalanche fall short, Bruins come up big

Mile High Hockey (Cat Silverman) — Nashville, Boston part of Thursday night’s winner’s slate The Colorado Avalanche came into their first game the clear underdogs. While they boast the Hart Trophy candidate in Nathan MacKinnon, the Predators have a few things in their favor that make them one of the league favorites for the Stanley Cup. They’ve got offensive depth, a near-perfect blue line, and a Vezina frontrunner in Pekka...
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Life without Tavares: What does Plan C look like?

SBN: Lighthouse Hockey (Jenny Berman) — While signing John Tavares is Plan A and Plan B, there is a decent chance that the star center walks this offseason. What do the Islanders do then? “ Snow said re-signing Tavares is ‘our Plan A and Plan B’ for the offseason. After Monday’s exit meetings, Tavares expressed his desire to return but was noncommittal about actually re-signing. The captain spoke of his affection for all...
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