Five for Howling's daily dose of linkage for May 17, 2013.
Darin Pastor was turned down by the NHL and Boston shocked the Leafs in one of the most thrilling Game Sevens in modern history. More on these stories and others in today's edition of the Tracks.
Last night in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals got knotted up while the Western Conference got further apart. All of yesterday's news and more in today's edition of the Tracks.
The Coyotes finished their 2013 campaign with a Radim Vrbata hat trick and a strong Jason LaBarbera performance in net; unfortunately the Pirates and Gladiators didn't have any such success in OT games in their playoff series.
The Coyotes managed to hold on in last night's game against the San Jose Sharks, winning by a score of 2-1. We've got recaps of this and all of yesterday's major hockey news in this edition of the Tracks.