Stanley Cup Playoffs: Western Conference Final, Game Three

First of all, I just want to point out that I love the fan experience that many of the playoff teams are doing right. I have been to one playoff game in Boston and While I love the tradition of the flag waving, it is seriously lacking. Let’s hope that when the Bruins get back to the playoffs, they do it better. Continue reading

Morning Free Association, May 20

Hey, everyone! Canada dropped quota on Sverige yesterday, 6-0 in the World Hockey Championship quarterfinals. Our own Nose Face Killah, Rad Brad Marchand got a goal and a roughing penalty. Oh, you!

Frank Vatrano and Team USA edged out Pasta and ńĆesko 2-1 in a shootout. Auston Matthews scored the lone regulation goal for Team USA (Frankie with an assist) and scored the lone goal in the shootout. Cam Talbot stopped all three Czech chances in the shoot out to earn the win. It’ll be Frankie vs. Rad Brad in the semifinals on Saturday at 1:15PM ET.

In other WHC action, Suomi smoked Danmark 5-1 and Rossija overcame a slow start to beat Sturmface’s Deutschland team 4-1. Suomi and Rossija face each other at 9:15AM ET on Saturday.

Oh and the Sharks beat the Blues 3-0 last night. We’ll have a recap of that coming up later today.

What’s on tap?

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Eastern Conference Final – Game 3

Wednesday night was 2016 NHL Eastern Conference Final game three between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena in Tampa.
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