The Stanley Cup Daily – News and Notes

NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 News The St. Louis Blues announced that Jim Montgomery has joined Craig Berube's coaching staff as an assistant coach. Montgomery agreed to a two year deal to join the Blues. Montgomery replaces Marc Savard who left after one season with the Blues. https://twitter.com/StLouisBlues/status/1306349487808536582?s=20   The Buffalo … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – News and Notes

Canucks Dominate Blues to Advance

Out west the Blues and Canucks faceoff for Game 6 of their series as the Canucks look to close out the series, and in the first period it would be Jay Beagle striking early to give Vancouver the 1-0 lead. https://twitter.com/Canucks/status/1296996960000282624?s=20   Then in the third period the Canucks would continue the assault as Antoine … Continue reading Canucks Dominate Blues to Advance

Canucks 3 Goal Second Takes Game 6

In the final game of the day the Blues and Canucks look to take the series lead heading into Game 6. In the first period the Canucks would find themselves shorthanded, but Tyler Motte would score during the penalty kill to give the Canucks the 1-0 lead. https://twitter.com/Canucks/status/1296283468716883973?s=20 However, the Blues would respond as Brayden … Continue reading Canucks 3 Goal Second Takes Game 6

The Stanley Cup Daily – Inching Closer to Elimination

NHL News and Notes from Monday, August 17th, 2020   News The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that forward Evgeni Malkin underwent successful elbow surgery on his left elbow. Malkin's recovery time is an estimated 3-4 weeks. https://twitter.com/penguins/status/1295374381720403978?s=20   The NHL has announced their weekly COVID-19 update. After completing it's third consecutive week of Phase 4 of … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Inching Closer to Elimination

The Stanley Cup Daily – Continuing the Grind

NHL News and Notes from Sunday, August 16th, 2020   News The NHL Department of Player Safety has announced that they have fined Vegas Golden Knights forward Max Pacioretty $2500 for slashing forward Alex DeBrincat of the Chicago Blackhawks. https://twitter.com/NHLPlayerSafety/status/1295194365506314242?s=20   Game Recaps Washington Capitals v. New York Islanders - 12p EST Start Time To … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Continuing the Grind

Schenn’s OT Winner Keeps Blues Alive

The St. Louis Blues look to win Game 3, while the Vancouver Canucks look to take a commanding 3-0 series lead. Game 1 Recap Game 2 Recap   https://twitter.com/StLouisBlues/status/1295181032962965505   https://twitter.com/Canucks/status/1295182938473000960     St. Louis Blues Projected Lines and Defencive Pairings   Jaden Schwartz Ryan O' Reilly David Perron Oskar Sundqvist Brayden Schenn Tyler Bozak … Continue reading Schenn’s OT Winner Keeps Blues Alive

The Stanley Cup Daily – Gaining/Growing the Lead

NHL News and Notes from Friday, August 14th, 2020   Game Recaps Arizona Coyotes v. Colorado Avalanche - 2p EST Start Time For Friday the games would start out west in Edmonton as the Coyotes look to even their series with the Avalanche. In the first period Nathan MacKinnon would score 3:40 in the game … Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Gaining/Growing the Lead

Canucks Hold Off Blues Comeback for 2 Game Lead

Vancouver Canucks v. St. Louis Blues Game 2 – First Round The two teams sported the following lineups: St. Louis: Lines: https://twitter.com/jprutherford/status/1294399651500752896?s=20 https://twitter.com/jprutherford/status/1294400088861741061?s=20   Vancouver: Lines: https://twitter.com/ThomasDrance/status/1294395569599725568?s=20   First Period: The Blues came out playing a bit better than in Game 1, but it was Vancouver who opened the scoring with a nifty short handed … Continue reading Canucks Hold Off Blues Comeback for 2 Game Lead

The Stanley Cup Daily – Getting Back on Track

NHL News and Notes from Wednesday, August 12th, 2020   News The Pittsburgh Penguins announced a shakeup to their coaching staff as they will not be renewing assistant coaches Sergei Gonchar, Jacques Martin, and Mark Recchi for the 2020-21 season. The search for new assistant coaches for head coach Mike Sullivan has begun immediately. https://twitter.com/penguins/status/1293557919364132874?s=20Continue reading The Stanley Cup Daily – Getting Back on Track