- Nikita Khrushchev’s Bay of Pigs disaster may pale in comparison with Nikita Kucherov’s debacle as lead musician in the sad ensemble that is known as the Tampa Bay Lighting, who go down so meekly tonight that it’s just, well… frightening. #BlueJackets #Lightning
- After their less than scintillating start, few teams have been as brutally effective as the Blues; tonight they best the Jets in a well-skated, entertaining contest, and have to be viewed as a serious threat to represent the Western Conference come Cup Finals time.
- Defensive breakdowns sink the Penguins, who aren’t running a very tight, neat ship these days. Pittsburgh crawls home, and prays for a sea change. #Penguins #Islanders
- Knights get back into the fray with San Jose; this series appears to be the best first round rumble of them all. #GoldenKnights #Sharks