Tampa Bay Lightning with one of the best records in history in the regular season lose in 4 straight. Calgary Flames out in 5. In the 4 remaining series, the lower seed is in the lead. PLUS The Prodigal Son returns as Steve Yzerman comes back to Detroit.
Blue Jackets Upset the Lightning – (Jay Laprete/Associated Press)
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Banter – Easter plans. Shoutout to cousin Kris for 24 hour run. Donate here. www.biaqd.ca News – Yzerman comes home. Does Holland move on, or stick around to collect a big paycheque. Met up with Mike Schroeder in Pittsburgh Are shorter seasons in the works? Which goal is the most important? Alain Vigneault in Philadelphia Leafs up 3-2 on Bruins Tampa Bay loses 4-0 Islanders 4-0 over Penguins Colorado 4-1 over Flames Blues 4-2 over Jets Washington up 3-2 on Carolina Dallas up on Nashville 3-2 Vegas up 3-2 on San Jose Milestones Rathole
Intro/Outro Music Artist: The Underdogs Song: Hangabout
Dennis Wideman of the Calgary Flames has his suspension reduced to 10 games – after serving 19 games!
We talk about how bad this looks on the NHL and Mike disputes the arbitrator’s decision. Pete explains why Michel Therrien will be back for Montreal next season despite the terrible results for the Habs this year.
Mike expresses frustration at the Oilers lack of progress and talks about the reputation
Darnell Nurse seems to be building. We compare our pre-season predictions to actual standings – Mike is pretty darn close.
We predict playoff winners if they started today.
Question Period – Did Steve Yzerman handle the Jonathan Drouin situation properly.
Intro / Outro Music Artist:
Girls on Grass Song: Drowning in Ego
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Let us know what you think of Steve Yzerman’s handling of the Jonathan Drouin situation.
Has he alienated a potential star?
Has he put a prima donna in his place?
Has he devalued an asset?
Where do you stand on this issue? What should Stevie Y have done? Let us know and we’ll discuss it on this week’s episode of ScuttlePuck.
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