Raise your hand if you had to drag yourself out of bed this morning after staying up for the double overtime thriller in Boston. Now take
a moment to realize you’re probably by yourself, starring at a computer with your hand raised. Take a sip of coffee and realize you’re not alone and you probably witnessed the most entertaining game of the entire playoffs; I think that deserves a pat on the back.
Nevertheless it was Patrice Bergeron who managed to tip the puck past Tomas Vokoun with 3 minutes left in the 2nd over time to give the Bruins a 3-0 strangle hold on their series against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Penguins are down three games, are using their backup goalie and their stars are not producing, that can only be a recipe for disaster.
While you’re still trying to wake-up from last nights excitement, take a stroll around the NHL world and get caught up on all things hockey.
How the first round against the Toronto Maple Leafs woke the Boston Bruins up and helped them in rounds two and three. [CSNE]
Both the Dallas Stars and Carolina Hurricanes got a uniform makeover, see why they both get a thumbs down. [Puck Buddy's]
This five year-old can name the entire Los Angeles Kings roster, pretty impressive for such a young fan. How many players can you name on your favourite team? [You Tube]
Lastly I’ll leave you with a treat from up North. The TSN on Hockey panel, which has become famous in Canada has made a music video for the “puck over glass penalty”. How’d they do?