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It’s here. It’s happening. It’s ours, for the first time since 2012. Get a load of this:
Our is ! The #NJDevils are #StanleyCup Playoffs bound! #NowWeRise pic.twitter.com/RhM0CvvCQq— x - New Jersey Devils (@NJDevils) April 6, 2018
The Devils clinched a playoff spot in Game 81 with a 2-1 win over the Leafs on Thursday night. The words are so, so sweet to type. [The Record] [NJ.com]
It’s been an impressive turnaround:
Despite coming close to dropping out with teams charging on a couple occasions, the Devils held a playoff spot from the end of game No. 1 all the way through the end of game No. 82— Chris Ryan (@ChrisRyan_NJ) April 6, 2018
The Predators clinched their first Presidents’ Trophy on Thursday. [PHT]
The Sabres became the first team in NHL history to clinch 31st in the league. Buffalo is locked in to the top odds for the 2018 NHL Draft Lottery, which will be held on April 28. [PHT]
In their final home game in Vancouver, Daniel Sedin ended the game in overtime, assisted by Henrik.
Second of the game for Daniel, scored at 2:33 of OT and assisted by Henrik, #33.— NHL (@NHL) April 6, 2018
WE ARE NOT MAKING THIS UP. #ThankYouSedins pic.twitter.com/x0nX30GL2t
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