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Isn't it weird how many playoff games have either closely approached or needed overtime already? Seriously, pretty much all 5 games were like this yesterday, although there were quite a few empty-netters. Well, at least it makes for some pretty damn entertaining playoff hockey. There have been some seriously crazy games already so far, and it looks like the 2 must-watch series this round will bevs. and vs. .
Links after the jump.
- NHL) down 7-4 last night. (
- NHL) squeeze past 2-1. (
- NHL) out-demonize 5-3. (
- NHL) shock 4-1. (
- NHL) beat 6-5 in overtime. (
- Today's schedule: NHL) host at 10:00 am PST, host at 4:00, and host at 7:00. (
- Speaking of Canucks and Kings, some Game 2 previews. (NHL,TSN, Jewels from the Crown, Nucks Misconduct, Battle of California)
- 10 most memorable playoff series of the last decade. (Bleacher Report)
- Ovechkin on their Game 1 loss: "It was a wakeup call" (NHL)
Canucks practice will be watchable online at 10:30 this morning. (CanucksTV)It's over now, move on.
- 6 things that make the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs unlike any other athletic postseason competition. (ESPN)
- Alex "The Assassin" Edler? Interesting. (Vancouver Sun)
- More Edler praise from teammates. (CanucksTV)
- Don Cherry gives some love for the Sedins, Luongo, and Johnson. (Coach's Corner on Youtube)
- Any Photoshop lovers out there? Here's a contest for you. (Puck Daddy)
That's good for now. Throw any more links in the comments.