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Quick Strikes for Sunday, May 22

Will a change be coming for Pittsburgh in the crease? What about in Carolina, are changes coming with Cam Ward? Can you give to support goalies ravaged by wildfires?

Per usual, Ford Thunder Alley will host a Game 5 watch party tonight.
Per usual, Ford Thunder Alley will host a Game 5 watch party tonight.
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  • Will the Pittsburgh Penguins be shifting the man in the crease going forward? If they do, the Lightning doesn't plan to change their plans for attack on net. [Tampa Bay Times]
  • In case you missed the news yesterday, Tyler Johnson was hurt pregame at the Amalie on Friday... You are probably aware he scored the game winning goal in the Bolts 4-3 win over the Pens. [Tampa Bay Lightning]
  • The comeback for the Pittsburgh Penguins that almost was... [Pensburgh]
  • Jon Cooper's coaching style and his path to the NHL is featured in this piece chronicling his history. [The Tribune-Democrat]
  • Lightning watch party is once again happening on Ford Thunder Alley outside Amalie Arena in downtown Tampa tonight. [Lightning Party]
  • As was touched on yesterday, Tanner Richard and Joel Vermin were re-signed yesterday by the Lightning organization. []
  • When was the last time you checked out the Raw Charge custom t-shirt store at Gameday Depot? [Gameday Depot]
  • All three players from the Florida Panthers who are participating in the 2016 IIHF World Championship will be participating in the gold medal game of the tournament as Team Canada faces Finland. [Litter Box Cats]
  • Issues with the New York Rangers... Will changes be made? Will anyone admit defeat? Or will the status-quo hold and mediocrity seep in? [Blue Collar, Blue Shirt]
  • Speaking of contemplating ideals and situations, what about goalie Cam Ward and the Carolina Hurricanes? [Canes & Coffee]
  • While we're on the cusp of the Stanley Cup Finals, the 2016 NHL Draft is closing in awfully fast. Montreal Canadiens blog All Habs does a profile on Tyson Jost, who was MVP of the BCHL. [All Habs]
  • NHL Draft thievery? You only know that for a fact in reflection, not speculation for the future... That being said, the talk here is of the Columbus Blue Jackets potentially being robbed. [The Calgary Flames From 80 Feet Above]
  • A commonly referenced blog here on Quick Strikes, Russian Machine Never Breaks who covers the Washington Capitals, got a little compliment thrown toward them by the press in Washington DC. [Russian Machine Never Breaks]
  • Stepping up for those who man the crease who have been affected by the fires of Fort McMurray, Alberta. [InGoal Magazine]