Two teams were on the brink of elimination Friday night, and it was a split result as the Leafs extended their series with the Bruins and the Blues were ousted by the Kings. The Twitter world reacted during every shift of Hockey Night in Canada and we took notice.
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.
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