NHL Daily Fix: Varlamov's great save, McLellan hasn't lost Sharks
The NHL Daily Fix is your morning wakeup call, with news and notes for the day's hockey action. Here's what's going on Wednesday: Semyon Varlamov had his own awesome glove save on Tuesday and the injuries are piling up.
The NHL Daily Fix is your morning wakeup call, with news and notes for the day's hockey action.
• Excellent story here about a 14-year-old goalie who gave up 60 goals in game and yet was still the team MVP for that game. (Puck Daddy)
• Jay Bouwmeester played the 735th game of his career Tuesday night and still hasn't reached the playoffs. That means he has passed Guy Charron for most games played without making the postseason. The longest drought to start a career is held by JayBo's former teammate in Florida, Olli Jokinen, but that drought ended a few years back. (ESPN)
• This season, the injuries have been coming so fast and furious it's tough for us to keep up, but here's a few of the noteworthy ones. The Canadiens announced Tuesday that Rene Bourque is out with a concussion. The scariest part is they aren't quite sure when he sustained it. (Montreal Gazette)
Washington at Philadelphia (7:30 ET, NBC Sports Net)
Montreal at Toronto (7:30 ET)
Nashville at Anaheim (10 ET)
Detroit at Los Angeles (10 ET, NBC Sports Net)
Ottawa's defense came up big in Game 1 to beat New York, and the Penguins beat the Capitals...
Series schedules, results and updates from the second round of the Stanley Cup race
Subban had three points in Nashville's 4-3 win over St. Louis in Game 1, while Edmonton dropped...
Washington and Pittsburgh figure to go neck and neck, as do Anaheim and Edmonton
Cassidy went 18-8-1 after replacing Claude Julien in 2016-17
With the playoff field cut in half, the stakes keep getting raised