WBS Penguins alumni again play big role in Cup title

WBS Penguins alumni again play big role in Cup title

As a result, it's the Penguins who raise the Stanley Cup for the second straight season, becoming the league's first repeat champions since the 1997-1998 Detroit Red Wings. Matt Murray stopped 27 shots in recording his second consecutive shutout. "Sometimes you've got to do what's best for the team". "The salary cap gave us a chance to spend to the cap and be on level playing fields with the other teams", he said.

Fans at parade cheer on Penguins for Stanley Cup win

The Pittsburgh Penguins barely had started their celebration for winning their second consecutive Stanley Cup championship before Las Vegas tabbed them as favorites to capture their franchise's sixth title in 2017-18. But after he led the post-season with 13 goals, including five game-winners, Guentzel was arguably Pittsburgh's MVP. Matt Cullen , Nick Bonino, Chris Kunitz, Trevor Daley and Ron Hainsey will be unrestricted free agents.

Dana White Sends Message To Fighters Complaining About Conor McGregor

The contest, nearly certain to be the biggest grossing event in boxing history, was confirmed on Wednesday and is set to take place at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas on August 26 . After splitting two high-profile bouts with Nate Diaz , McGregor knocked out Eddie Alvarez to add the organisation's lightweight title in December a year ago.

French Open 2017: Murray Defeats Nishikori to Enter Semi Finals

Joining them in the quarters are 2015 French Open champion Stan Wawrinka and 2014 US Open champion Marin Cilic . It is a repeat of last year's semi-final, which Murray won in four sets before going on to lose in the final. Kei Nishikori stamped his ticket to the quarterfinals of the French Open on Monday and says he is aiming to " enjoy " his clash with the world number one Andy Murray .

Hamilton Wins in Canada but Vettel Takes the Spotlight

I have done my job, and we as a team, have done the best we could do, too. Max Verstappen surged from fifth to second, clipping Vettel's front wing on his way past before Felipe Massa was taken out by a spinning Carlos Sainz after the Toro Rosso driver had lost control following contact with Romain Grosjean's Haas vehicle in the approach to Turn 3.

NBA prospect De'Aaron Fox joins chorus of anti-Ball sentiment

Our transition offense was our bread and butter. There is pretty much forwards and guards all playing at the same time. So with Washington guard Markelle Fultz and UCLA guard Lonzo Ball garnering platitudes from National Basketball Association talent evaluators as the most talented point guards in this year's draft class, Fultz acknowledged he and Ball have a friendly rivalry in their quest for hoops supremacy.