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Game Day Thread: Day of Reckoning

Three teams could go home tonight. Will they?

Nick Laham

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Columbus Blue Jackets

6:00 CST CBC

PIT leads the series 3-2

Expected Starters: Marc-Andre Fleury (PIT), Sergei Bobrovsky (CBJ)

PIT Scratches: Brooks Orpik, Deryk Engelland, Brian Gibbons (LBI), Taylor Pyatt.

CBJ Scratches: Nikita Nikitin?, R.J. Umberger, Corey Tropp, Fedor Tyutin

Quote du Jour:

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Colorado Avalanche vs Minnesota Wild

7:00 CST TSN

COL leads the series 3-2

Expected Starters: Semyon Varlamov (COL), Darcy Kuemper (MIN)

COL Scratches: Tyson Barrie (knee), Cory Sarich (back), Stefan Elliott, Paul Carey

MIN Scratches: Stephane Veilleux, Mike Rupp, Matt Cooke (suspension), Keith Ballard (groin), Jonathan Blum

Quote du Jour: That’s the challenge in the playoffs, to put it behind you and move on. It’s not easy, there’s no question. It’d be very easy for us to sit here and say we deserve better, whether that’s in the game or in the series. That’s a useless feeling for us right now. -Mike Yeo (Wild website)

San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings

9:00 CST CBC

SJS leads the series 3-2

Expected Starters: Alex Stalock (SJS), Jonathan Quick (LAK)

SJS Scratches: Marc-Edouard Vlasic, Matt Tennyson, Marty Havlat

LAK Scratches: Matt Greene, Colin Fraser

Quote du Jour: <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Darryl Sutter, slayer of narratives: &quot;There’s momentum only during games. There’s no momentum during series because the games are too close&quot;</p>&mdash; Cörey Masisak (@cmasisak22) <a href="https://twitter.com/cmasisak22/statuses/460566257662574592">April 27, 2014</a></blockquote>

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