Channel Surfing is Too Many Men On The Site’s quick guide to tonight’s NHL action, as well as any other interesting broadcasts in the world of hockey. Included is a list of the scheduled games, game notes, as well as a pregame warm up song.
Minnesota Wild @ Boston Bruins 7:30 PM [ Preview ]
Vancouver Canucks @ Tampa Bay Lightning 7:30 PM [ Preview ]
Winnipeg Jets @ St. Louis Blues 8:00 PM [ Preview ]
Phoenix Coyotes @ Los Angeles Kings 10:30 PM [ Preview ]
- The Boston Bruins enter tonight’s game with the Minnesota Wild riding an eight game winning streak. This is the Bruins longest streak since November 2011 (10 games). [ NHL.com ]
- Minnesota went 1-0-3 in their recent home-stand, which helped bolster their playoff position in the points race. However, the team was disappointed that they did not get wins in the three overtime losses. [ NHL.com ]
- Tampa Bay is looking to win their third in a row and are in a race with the Montreal Canadiens for the Atlantic division’s third automatic playoff bid.
- The Vancouver Canucks have one two out of the first three games on their four game road trip. Two of those wins have come in the shootout. Vancouver only has one regulation win in the month of March. [ NHL.com ]
- The Phoenix Coyotes have won three out of their last four, but they have to continue to win to keep pace with the Dallas Stars, who currently occupy the second Western Conference wild cards spot.
Tonight we will give the honors to the Minnesota Wild and the Boston Bruins
TMMOTS Pregame Warm Up Song:
The Pogues – “If I Should Fall From Grace With God”
When it comes to Irish bands, you can’t get better than The Pogues. Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone!