With two days in between Game 6 and 7, the Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues have a lot to think about as the Stanley Cup will be inside TD Garden in this winner take all game. For the first time in franchise history, the Bruins will host a Game 7 in the Stanley Cup Final. The Bruins will look to ride momentum into Game 7 as they did in round one against the Toronto Maple Leafs. As the Stanley Cup Final continues to dominate the news, here are the stories that made headlines for Tuesday, June 11th.
As the Bruins once again prepare for another Game 7 this post-season head coach Bruce Cassidy will rely on his leadership core as Game 7 approaches (Boston Hockey Now)
After the Philadelphia Flyers traded for forward Kevin Hayes from Winnipeg back on June 3rd, the Flyers hope they can ink a deal with this pending UFA prior to July 1. (NHL.com)
Over on Pittsburgh Hockey Now, Dan Kingerski gives his final report of the year as he gives his grade to Head Coach Mike Sullivan on various topics. (Pittsburgh Hockey Now)
What a year it has been for the Carolina Hurricanes organization. First, the Hurricanes make a deep run in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, next their American Hockey League affiliate the Charlotte Checkers win the Calder Cup. (Charlotte Observer)
Jimmy Murphy of Boston Hockey Now spoke with Dennis Seidenberg about Patrice Bergeron’s leadership on and off the ice, and when “Bergeron talks, you listen.” (Boston Hockey Now)
With Game 7 scheduled for 8 pm on Wednesday, the Boston Red Sox have moved their game time up from 7 pm to 4 pm not to conflict with the Stanley Cup Final. (ESPN)