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Storm Advisory 5/2/18: NHL News, Rumors, Links and Daily Roundup

Scott Darling’s sweet pads, Ovechkin’s game winner and stay thirsty, Canes fans.

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  • Scott Darling’s World Championships pads are sweeeet. They were in action yesterday in the US’s 3-2 win over Denmark:

@sdarling_33 #OPTIK

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  • In other World Championships news that shouldn’t surprise anyone, Martin Necas has been added to the Czech Republic’s roster. [Hurricanes]
  • Charlotte Checkers AHL journeyman Andrew Miller will head overseas after this season:
  • A 2002 profile of the newest addition to the Canes’ front office, Rick Dudley. Don’t let the date fool you; this is still well worth a read. [Sun Sentinel]
  • Speaking of Dudley, The Most Interesting Man In The Hockey World joined Adam and Joe yesterday. [WRALSportsFan (audio)]
  • Penguins fans are ruthless. Don’t disrespect my boy like that. Guess he got the last laugh in Game 3:
  • Tom Wilson had a questionable hit in Game 3 in the second period. [USA Today]
  • Home teams are struggling in the playoffs this year. [Sports Illustrated]
  • Golden Knights fans are toasting to their success so far. [NHL]
  • There are big shoes to fill in Toronto. [ESPN]