Let’s go over some news and notes:
- There are a ton of worthy candidates to take over as the Golden Knights’ next head coach, but three stand out above the rest. [Knights On Ice]
- When the Knights do hire a new head coach, though, they’ll be tasked with meeting sky-high expectations right out of the gate, which is obviously daunting. [The Athletic]
- Everyone makes fun of teams that fail to make the playoffs for relegating to playing golf all summer. Well, the Knights are playing golf, but for a pretty good cause.
In other news...
- Our old friend Gerard Gallant is once again up for the Jack Adams Award as the NHL’s best coach. Good for him! [ESPN]
- The Flames and Oilers combined for a casual 15 goals in Game 1 of the Battle of Alberta. Nothing too crazy. [Matchsticks & Gasoline]
- In the East, the Hurricanes took down the Rangers in overtime to get an early jump in their series. [Canes Country]
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