Hockey Headlines: Latest on Lucic, Kessel and More

Stanley Cup Final Round-up

“Phil Kessel didn’t change. His uniform did”. [Toronto Star]

If the Pens can win it all, should Kessel be the playoff MVP? [Globe and Mail]

(Look who’s coming around)

You need depth to win in the NHL. That’s never been more true than right now. [TSN]

The Sharks believe in themselves, no matter the road ahead. And they know what might help. [Fox Sports], [ESPN]

Can Sidney Crosby will the Penguins to seal the deal? [National Post]

The best Stanley Cup hand-offs in history. Number one is the obvious choice. [Sportsnet]

In Other News

Kerry Fraser explains the missed call that haunts Maple Leaf fans to this day. [Players Tribune]

The Leafs are gonna go with Austin Matthews. They have to. [Pension Plan Puppets]

Milan Lucic to the Oilers? [Copper N Blue]. Or the Canucks? [NBC Sports]

Scott Stevens will be an assistant coach for the Minnesota Wild. [The Hockey News]

What to do with Petr Mrazek. [Todays Slapshot]

The latest on expansion to Las Vegas. At what point did we think Gary Bettman wouldn’t get what he wanted? [Yahoo Sports]

What the Kirk Muller hiring means for the Canadiens. [Rabid Habs]

And finally, that time Saskatoon almost had an NHL franchise (which would be cool). [CBC]