The Lake Erie Monsters are one win away from winning their first Calder Cup with their Game 3 3-2 OT win over the Hershey Bears Monday, June 6, 2016 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, OH. Lake Erie’s Oliver Bjorkstrand scored the game winning goal, as well as Lake Erie’s first goal of the game. Game 4 will take place in Cleveland Saturday, June 11, 2016. (Rachel Lewis – Inside Hockey)
Alex Ovechkin’s two-goal night puts him just six goals away from tying Gordie Howe’s record of 801 goals. Additionally he is now just one goal short of 500 even-strength goals. Only three other players have reached this milestone: Wayne Gretzky (617), Gordie Howe (566), and Jaromire Jagr (538). The visiting Washington Capitals defeated the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 4-1 during regulation.