- Adam Proteau writes about the reasoning behind the Hart Trophy going to the Most Outstanding Player rather than the Most Valuable Player. I say it’s semantics, but what do I know?
- Andy Brickley was on WEEI and says that the “Bruins appear to be vulnerable right now.” I couldn’t agree more. There are some problems with this team that look potentially lethal once the playoffs begin.
- From the Pro Hockey Talk Boys, Erik Karlsson will return for the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night.
- Jay Bouwmeester is ready for his playoff experience that will end the longest active postseason drought in the NHL.
- The Red Wings have a chance to clinch the playoffs, and have to make it happen for themselves.
- Even a fun-loving, tail-wagging dog has the good sense to try to ditch a Canucks' sweater when it’s forced on his back.
- For something completely different, please buy a “Stoneham Strong” wrist band to help the six victims of the Marathon Monday bombing that hail from my hometown.
Morning Skate: April 25
April 25, 2013, 1:15 pm