NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – May 27, 2019
Updates on Brad Marchand and Jordan Binnington, Mark Stone named 2019 IIHF Worlds MVP, and more in today’s NHL morning coffee headlines.
NBC SPORTS: Boston Bruins winger Brad Marchand is listed as “good to go” after taking a maintenance day from practice yesterday. He’s expected to be in the lineup for tonight’s opening game of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final.
STLTODAY.COM: St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington’s story is drawing comparisons to former St. Louis Rams quarterback Kurt Warner. The latter came out of nowhere to lead his club to the Super Bowl 20 years ago. Binnington, a midseason call-up, has backstopped the Blues to their first Stanley Cup Final in 49 years.
NBC PHILADELPHIA: NHL Hall-of-Famer Bob Clarke former Cherry Hill, NJ, home (with a Philadephia Flyers logo-shaped swimming pool) is up for sale for $1.4 million.
THE SCORE: Rouyn-Noranda Huskies defeated the Halifax Mooseheads 3-1 to win the 2019 Memorial Cup.
SPORTSNET: Finland upset Canada 3-1 to win the 2019 IIHF World Championships. Canadian player (and Vegas Golden Knights winger) Mark Stone was named tournament MVP.
The all-tournament team at the #IIHFWorlds:
— TSN (@TSN_Sports) May 26, 2019