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

Marcy Di Michele

A hockey player, and huge sports fan, Marcy has worked as a Sports Journalist for the esteemed online magazine Suite 101 in addition to being a Writer and Editor at the Hockey Writers. She also writes for the hockey news site Two Pad Stack.
Marcy Di Michele
Trading for an average center at this point in the season shows the desperation of management. Deck chairs on the Titanic. - 6 hours ago

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  1. Marcy, thanks for the Link.

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