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Will Butcher had a goal and two assists in the U.S. Men’s National Team’s 3-2 victory over Denmark in an exhibition game. Keith Kinkaid played two periods.
Hear from head coach Jeff Blashill, @WillButcher4 & @Blockaid1 after #TeamUSA earned a 3-2 win over Denmark in an exhibition game before the #2018MWC.— USA Hockey (@usahockey) May 2, 2018
Recap → https://t.co/X0ObhWt95j pic.twitter.com/mH6PVqO6qP
Brendan Shanahan, President and Alternate Governor of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced today that Lou Lamoriello will not return next season as General Manager of the @MapleLeafs. #TMLtalk— Leafs PR (@LeafsPR) April 30, 2018
With that move: Who should be the next Toronto GM? And what should Lou do next? There’s been some speculation about whether he should go to the Islanders. [ESPN]
The Predators jumped out to a 3-0 lead in Game 3. And then the Jets happened. Winnipeg came roaring back and won 7-4 to take a 2-1 series lead. [TSN]
Alex Ovechkin’s late goal powered the Capitals past the Penguins in Game 3 of that series. Washington won 4-3 and took a 2-1 series lead. [TSN]
I feel like I’ve written this line before: Tom Wilson did something dumb and injured another player. In this edition, it was a hit that broke Zach Aston-Reese’s jaw and gave him a concussion. Does the league do something this time? [ESPN]
Vegas just keeps marching: The Golden Knights claimed a 2-1 series lead with a 4-3 victory in Game 3. [ESPN]
The Lightning bounced back from a poor Game 1 to claim Game 2. Tampa Bay tied up the series with a 4-2 win over Boston. [ESPN]
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