The Pittsburgh Penguins visit the Washington Capitals tomorrow night for game five of their Eastern Conference semi-final. A victory sends the Penguins to the Eastern Conference championship against either the Tampa Bay Lightning or the New York Islanders. A loss will send the series back to Pittsburgh for a game six Tuesday. Face-off Saturday is 7:15pm. Pre-game on WISR 680am is 6:30pm.
Washington head coach Barry Trotz is a finalist for the Jack Adams coach of the year in the NHL, along with Lindy Ruff of Dallas and Gerard Gallant of Florida.
Bruce Boudreau has been fired by the Anaheim Ducks. Anaheim entered the post-season as a Stanley Cup favorite, but were eliminated in the first round by Nashville.
Former Pittsburgh Penguins winger Jaromir Jagr has signed a one-year contract to return to the Florida Panthers. Jagr will be 45 years old next season.