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And it went well!

NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Toronto Maple Leafs at Boston Bruins Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

Sunday’s Updates

Leafs gut out the win over the Bruins 4-3.

Dupuy OT winner sends Solar Bears to division final | Pro Hockey News
Dupuy netted his first goal of the 2018 ECHL Kelly Cup Playoffs at 17:12 of the first overtime to give the Solar Bears a 2-1 victory over the South Carolina Stingrays

Tampa eliminated the Devils: The Raw Charge recap is here.

Washington went ahead three games to two: The Japers Rink recap is here.


Saturday’s Links

Game Five is tonight and it could be the last game of the playoffs for the Maple Leafs. There’s not much more to be said about this series than what’s already been written here and elsewhere. Just get the win, Leafs!

One known change for tonight’s game will be the return of Nazem Kadri whose suspension is now over.

Maple Leafs plan for Game Five is to be good - Katya
[Species: This is better than the ‘Do not be good’ plan they had previously.]

ICYMI

The Marlies play their first game in thsi seasons Calder Cup Playoffs today against the Comets at 4pm.

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Watch the Marlies take on the Comets in person this weekend.

Other News

The pluck Flyers pulled out a win to stay alive last night, and so did the Avalanche. Those series are now both at 3-2. The Predators did have a controversial goal in their game.

The Wild were not so lucky last night and were eliminated by the Jets.

Wild dismantled in Game 5 shutout to the Jets, ousted from playoffs - Hockey Wilderness
It was an old fashioned ass kicking.

Couturier’s late goal keeps playoff hopes alive - Broad Street Hockey
Sean Couturier’s go-ahead goal with 1:15 in regulation staves off elimination, forces Game 6 on Sunday at the Wells Fargo Center.

The grim truth on the supposedly ‘rigged’ expansion draft - Knights On Ice
No, the expansion draft wasn’t rigged, your GM is just bad.

When is it appropriate to apologize for a cup check? - Raw Charge
About Victor Hedman, Nico Hischier, and Game 3.

Goodbye, and thank you - Broad Street Hockey
[Species: Head on over to BSH and say goodbye to our Supreme Overlord Travis who is moving to NBC Sports after 11 years at SB Nation.]