Blackhawks winger Max Shalunov and CSKA Moscow go for a four-game sweep against Avangard Omsk in the KHL’s Gagarin Cup Final on Friday.
#Blackhawks forward prospect MacKenzie Entwistle recorded a primary assist in Guelph's 7-2 loss to Saginaw in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final. Game 2 is Saturday #GUEvsSAG— Cain (@brandonmcain) April 19, 2019
Entwistle has five goals and eight assists in 12 #OHLPlayoffs games.
Elsewhere in Chicago sports, the White Sox fell 9-7 to the Tigers on Thursday. The Tigers and White Sox play again Friday, while the Cubs start a series against the Diamondbacks.
Evaluating present, future for Blackhawks goaltenders (SCH)
DeBrincat will play for Team USA at Worlds (SCH)
Josiah Slavin, Steel to play RoughRiders in USHL’s Clark Cup playoffs (SCH)
Game 5: Blues rally to defeat Jets in Game 5, take series lead (NHL)
Avs prospect Cam Morrison to return for senior season at Notre Dame (One Foot Down)
Tim Army Unplugged: Iowa coach talks playoff berth, Wild’s prospects and more (The Athletic)
KeyArena renovation project now to exceed $900M, with reopening pushed back (Seattle Times)
Stanley Cup Playoffs first-round schedule (NHL)
Barkov, Monahan, O’Reilly named Lady Byng Trophy finalists (PHT)
Game 4: Hurricanes hold off Capitals, even series (Canes Country)
Why history suggests Lightning shouldn’t ‘blow up’ team after collapse (The Athletic)
OHL: Spirit down Storm to take Game 1 in WCF (Sportsnet)
Penguins’ Crosby to skip Worlds for rest (Sportsnet)