NHL weekend in review, Entry Draft lottery odds, a satirical preview of the opening round of the Western Conference playoffs, Absurd Goalie Monday, and much more.
GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe recently delved into his NHL Grab Bag for some of the weird and wild NHL happenings, while over at his blog DOWN GOES BROWN, he offers up a satirical Western Conference playoff preview.
PUCK DADDY: Harrison Mooney has the complete list of this year’s NHL Masterton Trophy nominees.
HOCKEYBUZZ: My pal Dee Karl is stoked about her beloved Islanders making the postseason.
MILE HIGH HOCKEY: David Driscoll-Carignan believes the Colorado Avalanche must do more than simply replace their head coach.
THE COPPER & BLUE: Bidding adieu to Nikolai Khabibulin.
SHUTDOWN LINE: Corey Sznajder lists five reasons why the Carolina Hurricanes missed the 2013 playoffs.
DOBBER HOCKEY: Terry Campkin presents “The 2013 All Geek Fantasy Hockey Team”.
AWFUL ANNOUNCING: Don Cherry doesn’t believe female reporters should be allowed in male dressing rooms. Ron MacLean’s reaction is priceless.
GREATEST HOCKEY LEGENDS: On this date in 1978, Lanny McDonald scored in overtime as the Toronto Maple Leafs upset the NY Islanders 2-1 to win their best of seven quarterfinal series 4 games to 3.