Today is Friday, April 12th, 2019, and these are your news and notes
In Stanley Cup Playoff action, there were three games last night.
Below you will find all of the game recaps from our TXHT writers.
Toronto 4, BOSTON 1 (Toronto leads the series 1-0)
The Toronto Maple Leafs would take Game 1 in this series from the Boston Bruins, winning the game 4-1.
Toronto will look to take Game 2 when the two teams face off Saturday night.
TXHT’s Steve Gardiner has your full recap of the contest below.
The following image is the Boston Bruins infographic from last night’s contest and is the property of the Boston Bruins, NHL, NHL Public Relations, and their respective owners.
WASHINGTON 4, Carolina 2 (Washington leads the series 1-0)
The Washington Capitals, defending their Stanley Cup championship, defeated the Carolina Hurricanes last night with a 4-2 win.
The Carolina Hurricanes mounted a comeback after being down 3-0 at the end of the first period, coming within a goal, before Washington’s Lars Eller scored an empty net goal with less than a minute left in the third period.
The Capitals will look to take the 2-0 series lead when the two teams face off tomorrow afternoon at 3 p.m., and the game will be available on NBC.
Michael Lindenbaum has your full recap of Game 1 between the Capitals and the Hurricanes below.
CALGARY 4, Colorado 0 (Calgary leads the series 1-0)
The Calgary Flames crushed the Colorado Avalanche last night with a 4-0 win adn took the 1-0 series lead.
Calgary’s Matthew Tkachuk scored two goals and Flames goaltender Mike Smith registered 26 saves in the contest.
The Flames will look to take the 2-0 series lead when Game 2 takes place Saturday night.
Scott Fairchild has your full recap of the contest between Calgary and Colorado below.
Calgary’s infographic from the 4-0 win is below and the infographic is the property of the Calgary Flames, NHL, NHL Public Relations, and their respective owners.
Today’s schedule of games:
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