Hockey News: Islanders Sign Halak; Trading Nail Yakupov?

Goaltending is a problem for Les Canadiens. Only it’s not theirs. [Deadspin]

Do the Habs actually have a shot at winning with Dustin Tokarski? For at least one night, yes. [SB Nation]

Alex Galchenyuk’s OT winner was an example of what Montreal needed so desperately in this series: puck luck. [Boston Herald]

Brandon Prust may be facing suspension for his hit on Derek Stepan. [Globe and Mail]

Brandon Prust (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Brandon Prust (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Daniel Carcillo is in trouble for abuse of an official. [Too Many Men on the Site]

Where do the Pens go from here after firing GM Ray Shero? [Post Gazette]

Playing armchair GM in Pittsburgh. [The Pens Nation]

USA captain Justin Abdelkader didn’t do his team any favors. [Goon’s World]

Just when Corey Crawford had started to silence his critics. [Toronto Sun]

Breaking down which goals were really his fault. [Red Eye Chicago]

Chicago Blackhawks Corey Crawford - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

Chicago Blackhawks Corey Crawford – Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

After bouncing around all season, Jaroslav Halak has finally found a home. [Puck Daddy]

Some ideas about who the Edmonton Oilers should try to acquire this offseason. [Oilers Nation]

What about trading Nail Yakupov for the first overall pick? [Edmonton Journal]

And now some thoughts about what probably won’t happen in Edmonton this summer. [Puck Rant]

Canada’s D-team lost at the World Championships? Surprising, that. [The Province]

And finally, check out this sweet goal from Brian Gibbons. [NESN]

Marcy Di Michele

  • Eric Burton

    Marcy, thanks for the Link.