– TSN (@TSN_Sports) May 13, 2023
If I had one word to use to describe Joel Armia, I’d probably go with “enigmatic”. The Finnish winger is loaded with talent and has all the skills to be a great NHL player, but for some reason he’s unable to do so consistently.
Once again, Armia finds a way to shine on the international stage. We know he’s got a good shot, and he wasn’t afraid to use it this afternoon.
Imagine if he used it consistently in Montreal…
That said, despite taking an early lead, the Finns got their money’s worth against the Germans, who never gave up. In fact, after 40 minutes of play, the score was 3-3,
IT’S ELECTRIC IN HERE!🤯🎉🇫🇮
Mikko Lehtonen puts @leijonat into the lead!🚨
– IIHF (@IIHFHockey) May 13, 2023
and his teammates will return to action on Monday, when they take on the Swedes. We’ll see if the Tricolore forward can get back on the scoresheet, as he continues to enjoy good times with his national team.
Jacob Trouba broke Timo Meier’s nose with the hit.
Meier said the “fishbowl” took some getting used to and does impact vision a little bit. He said he tried to get out of it earlier, but Drs wouldn’t let him for safety reasons. #NJDevils
– Amanda Stein (@amandacstein) May 13, 2023
– A wild rumor has it that the Habs are interested in bringing Tyler Toffoli back to town. I don’t believe it for a second, for what it’s worth. [NHLTR]
– It would save the CH a lot of headaches, especially since the Blue Jackets won’t take him.
Starting a series today of “The Sharks Should Draft…” first up is Matvei Michkov. To me, he makes the most sense, even if #SJSharks have to wait three years for him.
– Max Miller (@Real_Max_Miller) May 13, 2023
– What’s in store for the Warriors this summer? My text on the subject.
The Warriors are reportedly planning to try to retain his services. https://t.co/uhJuMrj2i7
– AlleyOop360 (@AlleyOop360) May 13, 2023