JUNE 13: Assistant coach John Stevens of the Los Angeles Kings holds the Stanley Cup after his team won Game Five 3-2 in double overtime over the New York Rangers in Game Five of the 2014 Stanley Cup Final at the Staples Center on June 13, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The Kings won the game 3-2 and win the series 4-1. The Los Angeles Kings have hired associate coach John Stevens as their next head coach.
COLUMBUS, OH – DECEMBER 20: Sergei Bobrovsky #72 of the Columbus Blue Jackets warms up prior to the start of the game against the Los Angeles Kings on December 20, 2016 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images) Sergei Bobrovsky
The Minnesota Wild won’t have to worry about Bruce Boudreau coaching in a Game 7 this postseason. The Wild battled valiantly on home ice in Game 5, but the Blues’ goal at 9:42 of overtime propelled them to a Central Division final series against the Nashville Predators. Magnus Paajarvi scored his first career playoff goal to end the series.