Found April 24, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
The sixth seeded New Jersey Devils will be staring elimination in the face tonight when they take on the Florida Panthers in game six of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals. The series has had a mix of ups-and-downs for both teams, with games where the offense was potent and others where the defensive won the battles. With the Devils down 3-2 in the series, they will have to win the last two games in order to advance further in hopes of bringing the Stanley Cup back to New Jersey for the first time since 2002-03. Continue reading "Devils Facing Elimination Tonight"
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