• He is related to former NHLers Jeff Beukeboom (second cousin) and Tom Thornbury (uncle). Beukeboom was drafted 19th overall in 1983 by the Oilers and went on to play 804 NHL games for Edmonton and the New York Rangers. Thornbury was drafted 49th overall in 1981 by the Penguins and played 14 games for Pittsburgh in 1983-84.
It's hard to walk into that locker room and look those guys in the eye when they've played -- clearly, that was our best game we've played in the series -- and I thought we deserved a better fate tonight.
— Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper on his team's 3-2 loss to the Canadiens in Game 3 on Sunday