Playoff Hotlinks on a Tuesday morning:
Jujhar Khaira took a big step for the Oilers last year. What’s next for Jujhar? Lowetide has it at the Athletic.
Iiro Pakarinen has left the Oilers for the KHL. (Copper and Blue)
The first round has nearly come to a close. For the Capitals, it ended last night with a 6-3 victory over the Cdolumbus Blue Jackets. Alex Ovechkin had two goals while Braden Holtby turned aside 35 of 38 shots to secure a game 6 victory and a series win over Columbus. Geoff Thompson has a recap over at SB Nation’s Japers’ Rink.
They’re going to game seven: The Leafs held off the Bruins by a 3-1 score. Katya Knappe has it for you over at SB Nation’s Pension Plan Puppets.
Bruins and Leafs go for round 2 on Wednesday. The NHL Entry draft lottery is Saturday. Don’t miss that.