I’m at a loss for words. So I’m just going to let the Dallas Stars do it for me.
Ben Bishop: "When you don't have a chance to wake up tomorrow and practice or think about where you are going to play next, it's sombering."— Matthew DeFranks (@MDeFranks) May 8, 2019
John Klingberg: "“I’m pretty empty right now."
Tyler Seguin: "Pretty empty."
Here’s the captain, Jamie Benn:
Here’s Ben Bishop — the Stars didn’t deserve him last night:
Finally, here’s head coach Jim Montgomery:
Around the League
The Edmonton Oilers officially introduced Ken Holland as their new General Manager yesterday:
"I am very happy to be joining the Edmonton Oilers. I believe we can build something special in Edmonton & I look forward to putting a plan in place to make the Oilers a consistently successful team." https://t.co/p4VOIQrMC8— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) May 7, 2019
Now where have I heard this before...?
Not surprisingly, the Oilers will replace Ken Hitchcock as head coach. Decent possibility Hitchcock stays on as an advisor.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) May 7, 2019
With Bishop now out of the playoffs, Tuuka Rask is probably the best goaltender left standing:
It hasn't always been easy for Tuukka Rask, but the Bruins goaltender has always stepped up when it matters most. He's proving that again this post-season, writes @THNJaredClintonhttps://t.co/mYaV4yZGuN— The Hockey News (@TheHockeyNews) May 8, 2019
Boston’s Charlie McAvoy has been suspended for one game for an Illegal Check to the Head on Columbus’ Josh Anderson. https://t.co/17QswFLyfI— NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) May 7, 2019
San Jose already has a Game 7 under their belt this season. Do they have the edge against Colorado on Wednesday? https://t.co/YUHTxTEHVg— The Hockey News (@TheHockeyNews) May 8, 2019
We were all Mrs. Bishop last night: