This post will be updated with stray news all day.
—Update: Trash talk continues. More from Pierre LeBrun at ESPN.
—We’ve got the transcripts up for today’s pregame chats with coaches Alain Vigneault and Todd McLellan (*
player transcripts will be up in a while
; apparently I lied. No more transcripts for the day. Sigh).
—Ben Kuzma notes that Mikael Samuelsson is probably out of the playoffs:
Canucks winger Samuelsson (leg) will not travel to San Jose for Games 3 and 4 and is expected to have season-ending surgery.