Philadelphia Flyers 4 (OT) – New York Islanders 3 (series 3-2 Islanders)
Vancouver Canucks 2 – Vegas Golden Knights 1 (series 3-2 Golden Knights)
Colorado Avalanche – Dallas Stars 8 PM ET (series 3-2 Stars)
Eastern Conference teams will remain in Toronto until the West is done
Scott Burnside: Have been told that the two Eastern Conference finalists won’t head to Edmonton until the two teams from the Western Conference have been eliminated and have left the bubble.
Panthers to name a GM today
Frank Seravalli: The Florida Panthers will name Bill Zito as their GM today. He was the Columbus Blue Jackets assistant GM.
- Puck Pedia: Wagner will get $900,000 next year, $1.1 million in 2021-22, and $1.4 2022-23. He’ll be a restricted free agent when the deal expires.
The first-year of the deal will be a two-way deal, with the second-year being a one-way deal.
- John Hoven: Grundstrom will get $700,000 in the NHL, 70,000 in the AHL with $110,000 guaranteed next season. He’ll get $750,000 in 2021-22. The deal includes a European Assignment Clause.
AJ Haefele: Colorado Avalanche Vladislav Kamenev is heading to the KHL.
- David Pagnotta: Early indication is that Barzal is doing okay and there is no issue with his eye.
Ed Barkowitz of the Philadelphia Inquirer: Philadelphia Flyers forward Sean Couturier left in the second period with an apparent knee injury. Couturier collided with Islanders Mathew Barzal. He attempted to keep playing after the collision, but after taking a face-off, he didn’t return.
Philadelphia Flyers: Coach Alain Vigneault yesterday on forward Oskar Lindblom: “Oskar will take warmup tonight but I think we’re still a few days away here. I think he’s closing in. He skated with us this morning. He’s in the gym. I’ve rarely seen a young man put himself through what he’s putting himself through.”