Saturday's Coyotes Tracks - Sunday showdown

Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

The Chicago Blackhawks forced a decisive Game Seven in Chicago Sunday night. More on that and other stories in today's edition of the Tracks.

Playoffs News

Showtime Returns To Los Angeles - Second City Hockey
The Blackhawks show the resolve of a champion and take down the Kings 4-3, in a wild game, to force a final showdown on Sunday.

Postgame Poll: Gah - Jewels From The Crown
The Kings lost another chance to close out the Blackhawks. Now they head back to Chicago for Game 7 on Sunday.

GIF: Goalies Jonathan Quick, Corey Crawford have run-in after second - CBSSports.com
The two goalies in the Western Conference Final had a bit of a run-in at the end of the second period. The two bumped each other and exchanged not-so-pleasantries before heading to their respective dressing rooms.

Stanley Cup Final 2014: Don't count the New York Rangers out - SBNation.com
Before you hand the Stanley Cup over to the Western Conference champion, just remember that the New York Rangers have Henrik Lundqvist and nobody else does.

Stanley Cup Finals: The small tweak Alain Vigneault made to neutralize the Canadiens power play - Blueshirt Banter
Alain Vigneault tweaked the Rangers penalty kill to account for P.K. Subban, and the adjustments did the trick.

Stanley Cup Final ticket prices in New York are absolutely ridiculous - SBNation.com
Have several thousand dollars to spare? You can go to the Stanley Cup Final in New York City!

Coyotes News

Arizona Coyotes at the Draft - Puck Rant
Who should the Arizona Coyotes select at the draft? Our own Dale Lamontagne has a suggestion.

Coyotes’ Smith wants more severe penalty for goalie interference | ProHockeyTalk
"They really solidified that in football when they brought in the rule of roughing the passer, and it's a huge penalty for your team when that happens."

Mike Smith Visits Verona | CKWS TV
Smitty visited his old stomping grounds in Ontario.

News From Around the Hockey World

2014 NHL Draft filled with top prospects - 2014 NHL Draft - Philadelphia - NHL.com
Unpredictability is the word that would best describe the 2014 NHL Draft.

Let's Get Physical, Physical - Canes Country
If Ron Francis wants to build a bigger, more physical team to compete with Eastern Conference foes, then here are some players that might help achieve that goal.

How Much Is Michael Frolik Worth? - Arctic Ice Hockey
Frolik is a nice plug and play winger, but what is that worth in a salary cap world?

Rangers' Derek Stepan forgives Brandon Prust for hit that broke jaw - CBSSports.com
Derek Stepan has no hard feelings for former teammate Brandon Prust, who broke Stepan's jaw with a high hit in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Final.

Ex-Flyer Wellwood (severed Achilles) announces retirement | ProHockeyTalk
Appeared in 31 games for Philadelphia over three years; will join the OHL Oshawa coaching staff.

Stop your complaining about diving already, hockey world (Trending Topics) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo Sports
This is the conversation these days. Isn't diving bad? What can be done about diving? Have you seen all the diving? Who's diving more?

The Final Howl

What if Doc Emrick called the Spelling Bee? - SBNation.com

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