OK folks, looks like we are hoofing it to Charlotte this weekend for the @CalderCup. The plan is being formulated now thanks to the the @CheckersHockey and @J_Recoon. We will keep everyone in the loop as we know times and locations! Cant wait to see everyone!— Hamilton The Pig (@DtrHamilton) May 29, 2019
NEWS!!! The Carolina Aces Women’s C team is joining the Carolina Hurricanes family!— Carolina Lady Hurricanes (@Lady_Hurricanes) May 30, 2019
The Carolina Lady Hurricanes C will compete in the USA Hockey Women’s C division.
Interested in playing? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
- Shaya’s 10 Thoughts on the Charlotte Checkers. [Checkers.com]
- Kaapo Kakko is skipping the NHL Combine to celebrate the Finland World Championship victory. [NHL]
- Everyone loves trades, so here are 10 trades that everyone will be talking about this year leading up to the draft. [Sportsnet]
- Seattle has narrowed down potential sites for their minor league affiliate. [NBC Seattle]
About Last Night
The St. Louis Blues earned their first Stanley Cup Finals win — ever — over the Boston Bruins last night with a 3-2 overtime win. After four goals in the first period the game settled down until Carl Gunnarsson scored three minutes into overtime on a delayed penalty to end game two.
- The Blues got the last laugh on Brad Marchand after winning game two. [NESN]
- This is an honest-to-God true story: Gunnarsson got his chance, in part, because of a conversation between him and Craig Berube in the men’s room during the overtime intermission. [Washington Post]
- Full recap of game two. [ESPN]
- The NHL will review the Oskar Sundqvist hit that injured Matt Grzelcyk. [Sporting News]