Jared’s Daily: Laviolette Drawing Interest; Golden Knights Take Game 1
Former Washington Capitals head coach Peter Laviolette is in the running for two head coaching jobs around the league, according to reports.
That, Stanley Cup Playoffs and more from around the league in today’s daily.
Peter Laviolette, who has been employed as an NHL head coach “continuously” since 2001, is in the running for the head coaching jobs with the Blue Jackets and the Rangers, according to reports. [WHN]
Stanley Cup Playoffs
It took Vegas center Brett Howden 95 seconds to find the back of the net in overtime, giving the Golden Knights a 1-0 series lead over the Dallas Stars in the Western Conference Finals. [Vegas Hockey Now]
ONLY NEEDED 1:35 OF OVERTIME IN THIS ONE.
Brett Howden tucks one home and the @GoldenKnights take Game 1! #StanleyCup pic.twitter.com/HKnd45xjY1
— NHL (@NHL) May 20, 2023
From The National Hockey Now Network
Pittsburgh Hockey Now takes a look at Hurricanes’ assistant GM Eric Tulsky, himself a potential candidate for the Penguins’ head GM job.
Speaking of GM jobs — with Toronto GM Kyle Dubas being shown the door, does that affect the Calgary Flames approach? [Calgary Hockey Now]
Matthew Tkachuk: the savior of Thursday night’s Eastern Conference Finals 3OT thriller. [Panthers Hockey Now]
LA Hockey Now takes a look at the Kings’ trade history with Maple Leafs’ GM Kyle Dubas.
The Islanders have agreed to deals with two prospects. [NYI Hockey Now]