Stanley Cup Playoffs- Dump & Chase 5/12/13

By Keith Schultz

May 11, 2013; Uniondale, NY, USA; New York Islanders goalie Evgeni Nabokov (20) makes a save in front of Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Matt Cooke (24) and New York Islanders center Josh Bailey (12) during the second period of game six of the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Only one game Saturday night and unless you were from the Western part of Pennsylvania you were not happy with the final result!

Pittsburgh Penguins-4 New York Islanders-3 OT (Penguins win series 4-3)

(New York Post) (Pittsburgh Post Penguins)

The Islanders had three separate one goal leads but they were not able to hold un to the final buzzer, and Brooks Orpik scored the series clincher in overtime to send the Isles home and advance the Penguins to the 2nd round of the playoffs.

Sunday Stanley Cup Playoff Action

Washington Capitals at New York Rangers 3:30pm (Capitals lead the series 3-2)

The hold serve series with home teams playing very good hockey while the road team struggles.  It’s do or die time for the Rangers at Madison Square Garden.

(New York Times)

Boston Bruins at Toronto Maple Leafs 6:30 pm (Bruins lead series 3-2)

Toronto shocked many by winning game five in Boston now the Maple Leafs look to force a Game 7 with a win at home.

(NHL) (Washington Post)

Detroit Red Wings at Anaheim Ducks 9pm (Series tied 3-3)

The Ducks need to keep this game out of overtime where they are 1-3 in this series, If the Red Wings win they face the Blackhawks if the Red Wings lose they are an Eastern Conference team.

(Octopus Thrower) (Anaheim Calling)