LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 20: Shane Doan #19 of the Phoenix Coyotes celebrates with teammates Martin Hanzal #11 and Radim Vrbata #17 after Doan scores a power play goal in the first period past goaltender Jonathan Quick #32 of the Los Angeles Kings in Game Four of the Western Conference Final during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on May 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
For the first time in over a week we have links full of positive news when it comes to the Valley's hockey club. In addition to an avalanche of links on Game 4 of the Western Conference Final, we've got on the Russians gold medal performance at the Worlds, Brandon Prust receiving a Shanaban, and looks ahead to tonight's Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final. The game between the Rangers and Devils can be seen at 5 p.m. MST on the NBC Sports Network.
Also, as of 6:30 am MST this morning, Game 5 of the Kings vs. Coyotes series in Glendale on Tuesday night was approximately 1,500 tickets short of being a sell out. If you haven't bought your tickets already now would be a good time to do so.
Links after the jump...
News From Around the Hockey World
Brandon Prust Suspended for Game 4 for Elbowing Anton Volchenkov in the Head - In Lou We Trust
The only surprise is that this is just the first time Prust has been suspended.
2012 Eastern Conference Finals: Rangers Vs. Devils - Another Chance For The New York Rangers - Blueshirt Banter
Joe Fortunato looks at how the Rangers have fared in the first four games of each of their playoff series so far this season.
2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs Eastern Conference Finals, Game 4 Preview: New York Rangers at New Jersey Devils - In Lou We Trust
SB Nation's Devils site preview tonight's contest.
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