It was quite the night as two Canadian teams punched their tickets to the playoffs. The Montreal Canadiens didn't have the same pressure because they had already clinched their spot. The atmosphere online was electric and we rounded up the best tweets.
Monika PlatekMonika Platek is the social media lead for CBC Sports. She has spent a decade working in sports, including her role with the London 2012 Olympic Games and six seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Monika uses social media to bring sports fans closer to the their favourite teams and athletes. Join the conversation on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and CBCSports.ca.
Claude Giroux may not have been flying, but he was certainly "falling with style" when he scored Philadelphia's game-winner on Thursday. The Flyers forward netted a no-look, backhand shot while falling to the ice to defeat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-4. more »
A panel of CBC journalists has once again come up with a list of the most important actors on the Canadian sports scene over the past 12 months. See who (or, this year, what) was chosen as the most influential of 2013. more »