Tag: NHL Playoffs

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

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

Tanner Glass Making an Offensive Mark

By: Chris Lomon

“When you play at this level, you have to be willing to adapt your game,” said Tanner Glass, whose first NHL experience came in 2008-09 when he appeared in three games. “What really matters is that you are contributing something that helps the team be successful. It’s all about being a good teammate.”

May 4, 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

Daley's daily dose of Drake gets him in the zone

By: Chris Lomon

Getting another chance to the play for the Stanley Cup? That’s music to Trevor Daley’s ears. His way of getting pumped up for the games? That’s music to his ears, too.

May 2, 2017

Kevin Shattenkirk | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Kevin Shattenkirk came through at a crucial moment for the Washington Capitals Monday with the Game Three-winner in overtime for his first goal of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

May 2, 2017

Jean-Gabriel Pageau gets a brunch special named after him in Ottawa

By: Catherine Faas

Ottawa’s Wellington Diner paid tribute to the Senators forward with a brunch option to commemorate his 4 goals in Saturday’s impressive Game 2 win.

May 1, 2017

Ryan Ellis | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

At the heart of the highest scoring defence corps in the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoff race, is Ryan Ellis.

May 1, 2017

Jean-Gabriel Pageau | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Only one person doubted that Jean-Gabriel Pageau could put up a four-goal performance to complete an Ottawa Senators comeback to win Game 2 Saturday - him.

April 30, 2017

Vladimir Tarasenko | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Vladimir Tarasenko completed the rally for the St.

April 29, 2017

Sidney Crosby | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

Sidney Crosby gave the Pittsburgh Penguins an early lead in the second period of their Round 2 opening matchup against the Washington Capitals Thursday with a pair of goals scored just 52 seconds apart.

April 28, 2017

California (and Stanley Cup) dreaming for Josh Manson

By: Chris Lomon

He slept for most of the plane trip home, but when he woke up, Josh Manson had plenty to smile about.

April 27, 2017

P.K. Subban | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

P.K. Subban has a knack for doing things with style.

April 27, 2017

Clarke MacArthur | Playoff Performer of the Night

By: Nadia Vocaturo

You couldn't script it if you tried.

April 24, 2017