Author: Nadia Vocaturo

Phil Kessel | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

A three-point night by Phil Kessel, as part of a 6-0 win over the Nashville Predators Thursday, helped the Pittsburgh Penguins move within one win from repeating as back-to-back Stanley Cup champions.

June 9, 2017

Pekka Rinne | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Pekka Rinne was outstanding in Game 4, making 23 saves to backstop the Nashville Predators’ 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins Monday night, tying the Stanley Cup Final at 2-2.

June 6, 2017

Matt Murray | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

In a 4-1 win for the Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday night that gave them a 2-0 series lead in the Stanley Cup Final, one thing was made clear – Matt Murray is having a rookie season for the ages.

June 1, 2017

Chris Kunitz | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Chris Kunitz punched the Penguins’ second consecutive trip to the Stanley Cup Final after scoring the double-overtime game-winner in a 3-2 win for the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final.

May 26, 2017

Craig Anderson | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Craig Anderson's season continues to culminate as one of his most impressive to date after the netminder turned aside 45 shots in a 2-1 win for the Ottawa Senators to force Game 7 in their Eastern Conference Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

May 24, 2017

Colton Sissons | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Colton Sissons helped Nashville make history Monday by completing a hat trick with the game-winning goal in a 6-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks that sent the Predators to their first ever Stanley Cup Final.

May 23, 2017

Carter Rowney | Playoff Performer of the Day

By: Nadia Vocaturo

It's been a year of firsts for Carter Rowney, who notched three assists to help the Penguins to a 7-0 win in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference Final against the Ottawa Senators in Pittsburgh Sunday.

May 21, 2017

Pontus Aberg | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Pontus Aberg scored his first career Stanley Cup Playoffs goal in style with the game-winner in the Nashville Predators' 3-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks Saturday night to give them a 3-2 series lead in the Western Conference Final.

May 21, 2017

Corey Perry | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

They don't call him "Scorey Perry" for nothing.

May 19, 2017

Marc Methot | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Marc Methot contributed on the offensive end for the Ottawa Senators in a 5-1 win of Game 3 of their Eastern Conference Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins Wednesday night.

May 18, 2017

Bobby Ryan | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Bobby Ryan was firing on all cylinders Saturday, dropping jaws along the way to scoring the overtime-winning goal in a 2-1 victory for the Ottawa Senators in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

May 13, 2017

Mattias Ekholm | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Mattias Ekholm showed just why the Nashville Predators' defence is a force to be reckoned with by setting up the game-winning goal as part of a multi-point night in the team's 3-2 overtime win Friday night.

May 13, 2017

Marc-Andre Fleury | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Marc-Andre Fleury posted 29 saves for his ninth career playoff shutout Wednesday, helping guide the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Eastern Conference Final with a 2-0 win over the Washington Capitals.

May 11, 2017

Erik Karlsson | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Erik Karlsson scored the series-clinching goal for the Ottawa Senators Tuesday to defeat the New York Rangers, sending the team to the Eastern Conference Final for the third time in franchise history (2003, 2007).

May 10, 2017

Andre Burakovsky | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Andre Burakovsky scored in his second consecutive game Monday to help the Washington Capitals to fend off elimination once more in a 5-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins.

May 9, 2017

Leon Draisaitl | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Leon Draisaitl helped propel the Edmonton Oilers to a 7-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks Sunday with a five-point night to force a Game 7 in their Western Conference series.

May 8, 2017

Kyle Turris | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Kyle Turris brought the physicality and the scoring touch for the Ottawa Senators Saturday while putting away the 5-4 game-winner against the New York Rangers in yet another 2017 Stanley Cup playoff matchup decided by overtime.

May 7, 2017

Oscar Lindberg | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Oscar Lindberg scored twice for the New York Rangers in a 4-1 Game Four win Thursday, to even their Second Round Eastern Conference series against the Ottawa Senators at 2-2.

May 5, 2017

Ryan Getzlaf | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Ryan Getzlaf had his fifth multi-point performance of the postseason (2-2—4) Wednesday to help the Anaheim Ducks even out their Western Conference Second Round series with a 4-3 overtime win.

May 4, 2017

Henrik Lundqvist | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Henrik Lundqvist turned aside 26 shots Tuesday to help the New York Rangers climb back into their Eastern Conference Second Round series with a 4-1 Game 3 win at Madison Square Garden.

May 3, 2017