May 27, 2014; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Montreal Canadiens left wing Thomas Vanek (20) celebrates a left wing Rene Bourque (17) goal against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) and defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) during the second period in the game five of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Bell Centre. Mandatory Credit: Jean-Yves Ahern-USA TODAY Sports

Stanley Cup Playoffs Channel Surfing: May 29th Edition

Channel Surfing is Too Many Men On The Site’s quick guide to tonight’s Stanley Cup Playoffs 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 pre-game warm up song.

May 27, 2014; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Montreal Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges (26) pushes New York Rangers forward Rick Nash (61) on teammate goalie Dustin Tokarski (35) during the third period in game five of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Bell Centre. Mandatory Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports

Montreal Canadiens @ New York Rangers 8:00 PM NBCSN [Series: NYR 3-2]

Last Night’s Results:

Los Angeles Kings 4 Chicago Blackhawks 5 (2 OT) [Series: LAK 3-2]

Noteable Noteables:

  • The New York Rangers will have to put a sloppy Game 5 behind them and refocus their efforts to clinching a trip to the Stanley Cup Final in Game 6 tonight at Madison Square Garden. Henrik Lundqvist will be especially focused on bouncing back, after being pulled midway through the second period. Lundqvist allowed four goals on 19 shots, in a very uncharacteristically weak game from the net minder.
  • If there is one positive the Rangers can take out of the 7-4 Game 5 loss, it’s that they rallied to tie the Game at four after Lundqvist was pulled. Montreal went on to score the next three goals, but there was a moment where it appeared the Rangers were back in the game.
  • Michele Therrien did not have an update yesterday on Canadiens forward Dale Weise, who left Game 5 in the third period due to a hit to the head from John Moore. Weise’s status for Game 6 is currently unknown. Moore was suspended for the remainder of the series by the Department of Player Safety.  [NHL.com]

TMMOTS Pre-game Warm Up Song:

Daytrader – “Deadfriends”

Tags: Montreal Canadiens New York Rangers Stanley Cup Playoffs

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