Kukla's Korner Hockey
by George Malik on 05/29/14 at 10:42 PM ET
I wouldn't say that itw as a pretty win, but the Montreal Canadiens seemed to run out of gas minus Alexei Emelin of all people in their lineup, and perhaps the Habs won their "Stanley Cup" when they beat the Bruins...
Because they were simply not good at all in their 1-0 loss to the New York Rangers, who've advanced to the Stanley Cup Final in six games.
Henrik Lundqvist was majestic at times, but 18 shots--5 in the 3rd period--and Thomas Vanek sitting on the bench for the vast majority of your 6-on-5 time ain't gonna cut it, even with Dustin Tokarski playing his brains out.
Congrats to the Rangers, and Dominic Moore, who scored the biggest goal of his career. I'm sure that Gary Bettman's hoping for an NY-LA final.
The goal of note:
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