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Quick Strikes for Saturday, May 7

The Bolts take a 3-1 series lead, Bieber is to blame for extended intermission, an AHL coach is on the move, and so much more!

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  • Miss last night's game 4 Lightning victory? Check out the game winner from Jason Garrison. [Raw Charge]
  • Jonathan Drouin is back in the spotlight. This time though, for all of the right reasons. [USA Today]
  • Are the New York Islanders asking too much of John Tavares? [EyesOnIsles]
  • Is Justin Bieber to blame for last night's delay in between the second and third period? [Yahoo Sports]
  • Dan D'Uva, voice of the Syracuse Crunch, has got himself a new gig. [Syracuse Crunch]
  • Thursday night's triple OT thriller between the San Jose Sharks and Nashville Predators didn't come without controversy. [SportsNet]
  • Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Mitch Marner shines in the face of personal tragedy. [SportsNet]
  • The wildfires in Alberta that have driven 80 thousand residents from their Fort McMurray homes has drawn the attention of a few NHL teams. [USA Today]
  • Canada puts a beating on USA to open up the 2016 World Hockey Championship. [CBC Sports]
  • Charlotte Checkers head coach Mark Morris has accepted a new coaching job outside of the American Hockey League. [AHL]
  • The Portland Pirates of the AHL had been a staple in the league since 1994. Two days after packing their building with nearly ten thousand fans, the team had been sold and relocated. Fans react. [BDN Maine]