Matthew Tkachuk, Andrew Mangiapane, and Johnny Gaudreau are all on expiring contracts. The trio combined for four goals and five assists in Game 1.
Connor McDavid is leading the playoffs with 12 points after leading the regular season with 123. His $12.5M AAV contract is the largest in the league.
Vladimir Tarasenko is now the 10th active NHLer with multiple career playoff hat-tricks. His $7.5M salary leads the team but is just 54th in the league.
Brad Marchand, Patrice Bergeron, and David Pastrnak combined for 16 points in the last two games. Each player’s future with Boston is unclear.
New York signed him to a four-year, $22.7M contract before the season. Shesterkin led the NHL regular season in save percentage (.935) and GAA (2.07).