Stanley Cup – ESPN 98.1 FM – 850 AM WRUF http://www.wruf.com ESPN 98.1 FM - 850 AM WRUF Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:18:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.4 http://www.wruf.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/cropped-ESPN-LOGO-32x32.png Stanley Cup – ESPN 98.1 FM – 850 AM WRUF http://www.wruf.com 32 32 Blues claim first title in franchise history http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/06/13/blues-claim-first-title-in-franchise-history/ Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:18:35 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=205594 Started from the Bottom From the bottom of the league in January to now Stanley Cup Champions, the St. Louis Blues have won their first ever title in franchise history. A 4-1 victory over the Bruins in Boston last night finally ended the drought that has lasted all 52 years of the Blues’ history. Before …

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Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals Forced http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/06/10/game-7-of-the-stanley-cup-finals-forced/ Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:03:56 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=205182 After the Blues controversial game 5 win, the Boston Bruins were facing elimination in the Stanley Cup Finals. They weren’t giving up. They were desperate for a win that would force a game 7. Period 1 Boston has found themselves playing from behind for the majority of the past two games. According to head coach …

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NHL Stanley Cup Game 5: St Louis Takes 3-2 Series Lead Over Boston with Controversial Goal http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/06/07/nhl-stanley-cup-game-5-st-louis-takes-3-2-series-lead-over-boston-with-controversial-goal/ Fri, 07 Jun 2019 14:31:31 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=204942 The Stanley Cup Finals are slowly coming to a close. With one, maybe two games left in the series and both St. Louis and Boston are seeking wins. After the Blues controversial win last night in Game 5 at TD Garden, they currently lead the series 3-2. Although the Bruins outshot and outhit the Blues, …

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Blues defeat Bruins in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup, Tie up series http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/06/04/blues-defeat-bruins-in-game-4-of-the-stanley-cup-tie-up-series/ Tue, 04 Jun 2019 16:59:35 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=204580 The St. Louis Blues rebounded from an ugly Game 3 loss to beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final Monday night. A Back-and-forth Battle Star center Ryan O’Reilly needed just 43 seconds to end his eight-game scoring drought. He slotted home a rebound early in the game to give …

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Blues Outlast Bruins during OT in Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/05/30/blues-outlast-bruins-during-ot-in-game-2-of-stanley-cup-final/ Thu, 30 May 2019 18:34:18 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=204228 Blues Resilient Versus Bruins A Carl Gunnarsson goal in OT helped propel the Blues to a win and to a series tied at 1 apiece. The Blues were resilient in Game 2 as they trailed twice during the game and still found ways to come back. Carl Gunnarsson’s overtime goal was the first playoff goal …

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Bruins Take Aggressive Game One in Stanley Cup Final http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/05/28/bruins-take-aggressive-game-one-in-stanley-cup-final/ Tue, 28 May 2019 17:15:24 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=203936 The Boston Bruins overcame a slow start Monday night to defeat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final. A Boston Comeback St. Louis pounced early on a well-rested Boston squad by taking a two-goal lead in 22 minutes. Winger-turned-center Braden Schenn scored halfway through the first period, while Vladimir …

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First Round Not Going as Planned for Bolts and Pens http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/04/16/first-round-not-going-as-planned-for-bolts-and-pens/ Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:59:15 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=200470 In the Western Conference, the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs has been a battle. In the East? Not so much. Every series in the West has seen every team win at least one game after three. Meanwhile, two series in the Eastern Conference could end in sweeps. Let’s take a quick look at …

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Lightning drop opening Playoff Game http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/04/11/lightning-drop-opening-playoff-game/ Thu, 11 Apr 2019 15:19:50 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=199654 The Tampa Bay Lightning capped off its regular season just last weekend. Tampa Bay finished their regular season as the NHL-Best with 62 wins, earning them the Presidents Trophy. The 62 win season ties the 1995-96 Detroit Red Wings for most wins in a single regular season. That didn’t matter, as the Lightning let a …

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Lightning top Capitals in OT 5-4 http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2019/03/21/lightning-top-capitals-in-ot-5-4/ Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:17:42 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=195756 In the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals, the Washington Capitals and the Tampa Bay Lightning met to test their playoff fates. In a magical series, spanning all seven games, the Caps just edged out the Bolts and took the series 4-3 to advance to the Stanley Cup Finals. Over the course of the 2019 season, the …

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Stanley Cup Finals: Washington Dominates Vegas in Game 4 http://www.wruf.com/headlines/2018/06/05/stanley-cup-finals-washington-dominates-vegas-in-game-4/ Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:01:54 +0000 http://www.wruf.com/?p=159986 “Let’s go Caps! Let’s go Caps!” resonated from a sea of red and white. A fanbase all too familiar with heartbreak and disappointment now has something to be excited about: their team is one win away from making history. The Washington Capitals routed the Vegas Golden Knights 6-2 on Monday night in Game 4 of …

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