Dec 28, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues goalie Brian Elliott (1) blocks the shot of Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane (88) in a shootout at Scottrade Center. The St. Louis Blues defeat Chicago Blackhawks in a shootout 6-5. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

NHL Channel Surfing: March 19th Edition


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.

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Toronto Maple Leafs 7:00 PM

St. Louis Blues @ Chicago Blackhawks 8:00 PM

Colorado Avalanche @ Winnipeg Jets 8:00 PM

Nashville Predators @ Vancouver Canucks 10:00 PM

Noteable Noteables:

  • The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Toronto Maple Leafs are separated by just one point in the Atlantic Division standings. Tampa Bay is sitting in third with 81 points, whereas Toronto holds one of two Wild Card spots with 80 points. [ NHL.com ]
  • The Chicago Blackhawks need a win tonight against the St. Louis Blues. The Blues are eight points ahead in the Central Division standings, but Chicago is also tied with Colorado with 93 points. [ NHL.com ]
  • Both the Vancouver Canucks and the Nashville Predators are slipping out of the playoff race. The Canucks are five points out of the final Wild Card spot in the West and the Nashville Predators are eight points out. [ NHL.com ]

Best Dressed:

Tonight the Best Dressed goes to the St. Louis Blues and the Chicago Blackhawks. Tonight was a tough one to pick. I would go Toronto and Tampa Bay, but they basically have the same uniforms these days. Colorado is terrible and Nashville / Vancouver doesn’t do much for me.

TMMOTS Pregame Warm Up Song:

Less Than Jake – “Gainesville Rock City”


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