Wild Victimized Again in OT; Lose 4-3 - Hockey Wilderness
Game 5 saw hard hitting, terrible officiating, and a few more goals. Unfortunately, the Wild were on the wrong side of things...again.
Pens/Jackets Game 5 Recap: Pittsburgh comes up big - PensBurgh
On the biggest game of the season so far, the Pittsburgh Penguins dig deep and get several great performances to outshoot the Columbus Blue Jackets 51-24 and outscore them 3-1. The Pens now have a 3-2 series lead.
Sharks play worst game of series, down to two chances to win it - Fear The Fin
With an opportunity to close out the series on home ice, the Sharks hardly showed up and ended up losing both Game 5 and their best defenseman.
Sharks’ Boyle: ‘Did we go out there and think we have three cracks at this?’ | ProHockeyTalk
This from a back-and-forth exchange with a reporter.
Game 5 Recap: Red Wings 2 at Boston 4 - Winging It In Motown
Game five is in the books, and the Red Wings end a roller coaster of a season.
Five reasons Boston Bruins advanced to second round of Stanley Cup Playoffs - NHL.com
The top-seeded Boston Bruins did as they were expected and beat the Detroit Red Wings in their first-round series. Here are five reasons why.
Canadiens to face Bruins in round 2 - Eyes On The Prize
It's official folks, we're shipping up to Boston.
Five reasons the Detroit Red Wings lost their Stanley Cup Playoff series to the Boston Bruins - NHL.com
The Detroit Red Wings needed everything to go just right to upset the Boston Bruins. That didn't happen, and Detroit was ousted in five games.
News From Around the Hockey World
George McPhee: Gone but Not Soon Forgotten - Japers' Rink
After 17 years, George McPhee will step aside as the general manager of the Caps - but he leaves behind quite a legacy.
Leonsis: Capitals weren’t ‘trending toward being able to compete for a Cup’ | ProHockeyTalk
Meanwhile, former head coach Adam Oates has issued a statement.
Ryan Garbutt fined (not suspended) for spearing Corey Perry | ProHockeyTalk
His wallet is lighter by a CBA-mandated amount of $1,474.36.
The Final Howl