Stanley Cup Playoffs- Dump & Chase

By Keith Schultz

May 3, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center

Patrick Sharp

(10) celebrates scoring a goal with his teammates against the Minnesota Wild during the third period in game two of the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs at the United Center. The Blackhawks beat the Wild 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports

Here is a look around the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs last night.

New York Islanders-4 Pittsburgh Penguins-3 (Series tied 1-1)

Sidney Crosby returned to the lineup and scored twice, but it still wasn’t enough as Marc-Andre Fleury lost a battle with the boards behind him including the game winning goal that bounced off the boards then his legs then nothing but net.

(Eye On Isles)

Montreal Canadiens -3 Ottawa Senators-1 (Series tied 1-1)

After a rough first game of the series Carey Price righted the ship and stopped 29-30 shots to tie the series as it heads to Ottawa.

(Winning Habit) (SenShot)

Chicago Blackhawks-5 Minnesota Wild-2 (Blackhawks lead 2-0)

Michael Frolik and Patrick Sharp both scored 2 goals each and Corey Crawford stood tall for the entire game as the Blackhawks take both games in Chicago to start the series.

(Blackhawks) (Gone Puck Wild)

San Jose Sharks-3 Vancouver Canucks-2 OT (San Jose leads 2-0)

Patrick Marleau scored in the final minute of regulation to tie the game up, and Raffi Torres scored the game winner in O.T. to send the Vancouver Camucks fans into total shock and depression that they might need see their team play again this season.


Saturday’s Stanley Cup Matchups (TV Listing)

Ney York Rangers at Washington Capitals 11:30am  (Washington leads series 1-0)

Rangers look to tie the series up while Alex Ovechkin looks to continue his great play and secure a 2-0 lead in the series.

(BlueLineStation) (NHL)

Toronto Maple Leafs at Boston Bruins 6pm (Boston leads series 1-0)

Toronto looks to use the Islanders playbook and steal a game on the road after getting dominated in Game 1.


Anaheim Ducks at Detroit Red Wings 6:30 pm (Series tied at 1-1)

The Red Wings head home after stealing Game 2 on the Pond will they be able to carry the momentum to the Joe.

(OctopusThrower) (NHL)

St Louis Blues at Los Angeles Kings (Blues lead series 2-0)

Will Jonathan Quick be able to rebound from two tough defeats and lead the Kings to a much needed home victory?

(BleedinBlue) (NHL)

Which games are you looking forward to watching today?