Tampa Bay’s sputtering power play sparked back to life Monday, powering the Lightning to a 3-2 win over the Dallas Stars in the NHL Stanley Cup final.
In his daily recap, Rob Pizzo previews Game 2 between the Lightning and Stars, and talks about the possible return of Stamkos from injury.
The Dallas Stars, on goals from Joel Hanley, Jamie Oleksiak, Joel Kiviranta, and Jason Dickinson, beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1 Saturday in the opening game of the NHL Stanley Cup final.
CBC Sports’ daily newsletter gets you caught up on the key players and backstories ahead of Game 1 of the NHL championship series between Tampa Bay and Dallas.
Yes, it’s way too early for year-end awards. But CBC Sports’ daily newsletter makes the case for the two clear frontrunners for Canadian athlete of the year anyway.
The Canada Games Council announced the postponement after consulting with the Niagara region, as well as the provincial and federal governments. More than 5,000 athletes and 4,000 volunteers are expected to participate.
Playoff hockey has produced a wide array of soundbites over the years, Rob Pizzo counts down 9 of them.
While Canada’s Bianca Andreescu, the country’s current tennis star, is sidelined, it’s been former star Eugenie Bouchard and rising star Leylah Annie Fernandez turning heads in the tennis world heading into the French Open.
In his daily recap, Rob Pizzo breaks down how the Islanders lived to see another day.