Good evening, Bolts Nation! Welcome to today’s edition of Back of the Net where we bring you all the latest and greatest news and updates from not just here in the Bolts Nation, but around the entire world of hockey.
The final round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs is set in stone. The Los Angeles Kings will be facing off with the New York Rangers in a best of seven series for the opportunity to hold the greatest trophy in all of sports high above their heads.
Back here in the Bolts Nation, we anxiously await the Tampa Bay Lightning back office to get cracking on re-signing some of our players that are set to become Free Agents this year.
While we’re at it, let’s take a look at what is going on around the National Hockey League today.
Bolts on the Scene: Charge Day (Tampa Bay Lightning)
The Dallas Stars’ Free Agent List: The RFA’s (Blackout Dallas)
Five Possibilities For The Next Buffalo Sabres Captain (Sabre Noise)
Pierre McGuire Leading the Pens’ GM Candidacy? (Pen’s Labyrinth)
Five Reasons The Chicago Blackhawks lost to the LA Kings (Blackhawk Up)
New York Rangers and Los Angeles Kings: Stanley Cup Final Preview (Blue Line Station)
Conn Smythe Odds Entering the 2014 Stanley Cup Final Between Kings and Rangers (Bleacher Report)