"I don't know if that's an excuse", he said. "He's a great example for young kids and someone to look up to". The first-year team will play the Winnipeg Jets, who will be searching for their first trip to the Stanley Cup Finals.
The Eastern Conference Finals will feature the Atlantic Division champion Tampa Bay Lightning taking on the Metropolitan Division champion Washington Capitals. It's a full turnover from the final four teams a year ago: Pittsburgh, Ottawa, Nashville and Anaheim.
"It's like playing an extra season", he said. They don't care about the money in the KHL, they want to be in the best league and play against the best. It wasn't. The Bolts disposed of the Bruins, rather easily, in five games after spotting them Game 1.
With the Winnipeg Jets beating the Nashville Predators in Game 7 on Thursday, May 10, the conference finals of the Stanley Cup Playoffs 2018 are finally set. "He's a good player, and he's been generally a pretty good player in the playoffs, so I'm hoping past experience and playoff excitement will push him forward when he gets the call".
"We are going to need to rely on our depth as well and stay disciplined". The Lightning beat one of the best teams in the National Hockey League, the Boston Bruins, in five games. "That will be one of the keys for us". In past years, the Capitals haven't been able to get big goals when they've needed them.
"That has to be in our mind and we have to play as a group, not play individually".
Indian policeman killed in Budgam attack Unidentified gunmen attacked a police post in Wadwan area of the district injuring a policeman. In occupied Kashmir, an Indian policeman was killed in an attack in Budgam district, today.
Parmanu trailer to launch on Friday The trailer of the movie released today coinciding with the 20th anniversary of India's nuclear test explosions at Pokhran . Operation Shakti, as it was called, was carried out despite worldwide pressure on India to not go forward with the tests.
Cutting's Mumbai beat Kolkata in IPL Nitish Rana has been in fine touch for the purple brigade from the outset while Andre Russell has played a few devastating knocks. However, his innings was halted by Chawla on an individual score of 18 runs off 13 deliveries in the sixth over of the innings.
"They're all good stories", Capitals coach Barry Trotz said.
Backstrom appeared to injure his hand while blocking a shot in the first period of Washington's Game 5 victory over the Penguins on Saturday.
Wilson will be back off a three-game suspension, and with Backstrom and Burakovsky potentially close, the Capitals could have their full lineup soon.
"So I think we're just playing on the road. It just creates a better vibe".
It will be the Washington Capitals versus the Tampa Bay Lightning in the east and the Las Vegas Knights versus the Winnipeg Jets in the west.
The Lightning also lead the league in recovering pucks after taking a shot with 28.4 per 60 minutes at 5-vs-5, which allows them to get a lot of second-chance opportunities and extends their zone time on exhausted defences.
"We've been here in this situation before", Stamkos said.
The two, 968-meter (9,737-foot) mountain on the primary Java Island is essentially the most energetic of 500 Indonesian volcanoes. Previous eruptions have caused fatalities, including a large explosion in 1994 which killed 27 people in November.
The bank's board has approved sale of up to 1.5 billion shares in multiple tranches with the aim of raising Rs3,000 crore. Provisions for non-performing assets nearly tripled from a year earlier to 87.63 billion rupees.
Gleason says he recently took the information about Schneiderman and delivered it to a retired journalist named Stephen Dunleavy. Dunleavy, Gleason said, discussed the allegations with Trump. "During my communications with Mr.
But the president's spokesman Garba Shehu told CNN Buhari was under no obligation to disclose his medical records. President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to the country from his trip to his doctor in London .
Nowhere is the loss greater than in Europe, according to the review published today by the journal Addiction . It also said that one in every five adults globally, has admitted to overdosing on alcohol in the past month.
They might remove it after consulting the rightsholders or they may disallow it from promotion or playlisting on their service. Along with Kells, select content from rap rookie XXXtentacion has vanished from Spotify .
The group threw stones on his auto at Alipiri gate when Amit Shah was on his way to Tirupathi from airport along with his family. BJP workers following Shah's convoy resisted the TDP workers, resulting in clashes.
That transaction has been investigated by the Mueller team and should be examined by the Justice Department, say Democratic Sens. The Senate is about to vote on a resolution to overrule the FCC and save the Internet using the Congressional Review Act (CRA).
The backup launch window opens today at 4:14 pm EDT and just as on Thursday, that window will remain open for roughly two hours. SpaceX has no plans to use its Falcon Heavy, which is now the most powerful rocket in operation, to fly humans.
Some are pretty convinced it's a tease for Rage 2 , but if that were true, then maybe May 14 may not be the date of the reveal. You can see the images for yourself below, but the current thinking is that it could be either Rage 2 or Starfield related.
McCain, 81, is now battling brain cancer, but also has suffered from skin cancer and a host of other health issues over the years. In a response that augured Haspel's Senate testimony a half century later, Eichmann told his interrogators: "You say illegal".
Marcus had been in charge of Facebook Messenger, but previous to Facebook was president of PayPal. It is reported that Facebook began to study the technology of the blockchain about a year ago.
SUSPENSION: Omo-Agege floors Senate in court
Though the mace was later recovered, that matter is still being investigated by the police and the National Assembly. The court said the reason that Senate gave for suspending Omo-Agege for 90 legislative days, was unconstitutional.
Rain in weather forecast
Shower chances increase a bit on Thursday as the mercury stays around 80° with mostly cloudy skies. Tuesday: 20 percent chance of showers/thunderstorms after 1 pm, partly sunny - high near 92.
Insider Activity of Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
The stock of ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) earned "Market Perform" rating by Avondale on Wednesday, October 21. Morningstar Inc. reaffirmed a "neutral" rating on shares of Exxon Mobil Corp .in a research note on Tuesday, August 30th.
Nawaz Sharif demands NAB chairman's apology
During the meeting, the CEC members deplored the money-laundering allegations against the former premier. Nawaz Sharif reiterated his demand that the Chairman NAB should himself tender his resignation.
Yair Rodriguez cut by the UFC
Just this Tuesday, it was reported that Dana White had said that the Rodriguez vs Magomedsharipov fight was a "done deal" . Unfortunately, Rodriguez suffered a lopsided loss with Edgar finishing the fight by TKO after the second round.
Lamoriello out as Toronto GM
In 2017-18, the Marlies were the best regular season team in the AHL for the second time in three seasons. Hunter is the director of player personnel with the Maple Leafs and he wanted the general manager job.
GameStop CEO steps down for personal reasons
As part of its comeback efforts, GameStop has ramped up its e-commerce operations and added more toys and collectibles. They have also been seen purchasing AT&T stores in order to shift away from its dependence on video games.
America's oldest living World War II veteran turns 112
The street on which he lives - Richard Overton Avenue - was named in honor of his 111th birthday a year ago , according to FOX7. When you've lived for 112 years, there's not a lot someone can give you for your birthday that you haven't already received.
In the 'Most Under-Observed' Ocean, a Mammoth Wave
According to Durrant, the lack of land-based obstacles in the Southern Ocean makes it easier for a storm to move. Waves like this do not just affect the coasts in southern hemisphere, but also those in the northern hemisphere.