- The deteriorating Blackhawks are looking to make off-season moves after missing the playoffs for the first time in a decade. Scott Powers reports that they’ve inquired about Justin Faulk as well as Scott Darling. [The Athletic ($)]
- The Hurricanes’ ECHL affiliate Florida Everblades lost Game 7 of the Kelly Cup Finals to the Colorado Eagles by a score of 3-2. [ECHL]
- Alex Ovechkin seems to be having a good time celebrating the victory. After throwing out two first pitches at the Nationals game yesterday, he was spotted lifting the cup into the air in the middle of an at-bat.
Alex Ovechkin is just holding the Stanley Cup up in the middle of the inning. They won’t put him on the Jumbotron because the ball is still in play lmfao #ALLCAPS #StanleyCup pic.twitter.com/XRRuUUWrOP— Josh Billinson (@jbillinson) June 9, 2018
- He was seen shortly thereafter doing a kegstand out of the Cup. You have to applaud this creativity:
- At another point during the day, he was filmed swimming and doing push-ups in a fountain outside a Washington area bar.