Stanley Cup Playoffs- Dump & Chase 5/18/13

By Keith Schultz

May 17, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins ice crew member picks a hat off the ice after Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (not pictured) scored a hat trick against the Ottawa Senators during the second period in game two of the second round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs at CONSOL Energy Center. The Pittsburgh Penguins won 4-3. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Last night’s game

Pittsburgh Penguins-4 Ottawa Senators-3

Sidney Crosby’s 2nd career hat trick helped lead the Penguins to a 2-0 series lead as the series heads to Ottawa.

(Senshot) (Ottawa Sun) (Pittsburgh Post Gazette)

Today’s Stanley Cup Action

Detroit Red Wings at Chicago Blackhawks Noon  (Chicago leads series 1-0)

Will the Red Wings respond to Chicago’s tremendous effort on the forecheck in Game 1 or will they continue to struggle with the Hawks pressure?

(Octopus Thrower) (Chicago Sun-Times) (Blackhawks)

Los Angeles Kings at San Jose Sharks 8pm (Kings Lead series 2-0)

The Kings have found different ways to beat the Sharks now it’s up to the San Jose to make it a series with the game at the Shark Tank.

(San Jose Mercury News) (LA Times) (NHL)