Contest: First Goal – NHL playoff games 4/15/2012

NHL playoffs 2012As announced yesterday, we’ve taken the MayorsManor First Goal Contest to a whole new level. By simply picking a few players, you could win a jersey or stick signed by the entire LA Kings team!

This edition of the First Goal Game will run through the remainder of the NHL Playoffs. Each morning we’ll post the games scheduled for that particular day. Your job is to guess who will score the first goal in each game, not for each team. However, to make things a little easier, you can take a player from BOTH teams.

For example, here’s what an entry would look like for the games scheduled today, Sunday 4/15/2012:

Nashville (Weber) at Detroit (Stuart)
Pitsburgh (Crosby) at Philadelphia (Simmonds)
New Jersey (Parise) at Florida (Versteeg)
Vancouver (Burrows) at Los Angeles (Richards)

The maximum number of correct entries today would be four, one for each game. Again, you’re trying to pick the first goal in the GAME, not one for each team.

We’ll track the number of correct entries and post an occasional leader board. The MayorsManor reader with the most correct submissions at the end of the NHL playoffs will win their choice of an LA Kings team signed jersey or stick!

Enter below to get started now.  Yesterday’s entries can be viewed here.

NOTE: This new contest will not take the place of the usual contest run exclusively during LA Kings games. Those will continue separately.

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  1. Nashville (Legwand) at Detroit (Zetterburg)
    Pittsburgh (Neal) at Philadelphia (Simmonds)
    New Jersey (Kovalchuk) at Florida (Kopecky)
    Vancouver (none) at Los Angeles (Kopitar)

  2. Nashville (Bourque) at Detroit (Zetterberg)
    Pitsburgh (Crosby) at Philadelphia (Giroux)
    New Jersey (Kovalchuk) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Kesler) at Los Angeles (Brown)

  3. barrhavenfan says:

    Nashville (Radulov) vs Detroit (Franzen)
    Pittsburg (Neal) vs Philadelphia (Hartnell)
    New Jersey (Clarckson) vs Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Higgens) vs LA (Kopitar)

  4. Nashville (Weber) at Detroit (Zetterberg)
    Pitsburgh (Dupuis) at Philadelphia (Giroux)
    New Jersey (Parise) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Kesler) at Los Angeles (Carter)

  5. Nashville (Radulov) at Detroit (Filppula)
    Pitsburgh (Crosby) at Philadelphia (Schenn)
    New Jersey (Zajac) at Florida (Kulikov)
    Vancouver (Kesler) at Los Angeles (Richards)

  6. Nashville (Halischuk) vs. Detroit (Datsyuk)

    Pittsburgh (Dupuis) vs. Philadelphia (Hartnell)

    New Jersey (Clarkson) vs. Florida (Bergenheim)

    Vancouver (Hansen) vs. Los Angeles (Carter)

  7. Nashville (Hornqvist) at Detroit (Franzen)
    Pittsburgh (Malkin) at Philadelphia (Jagr)
    New Jersey (Elias) at Florida (Fleischmann)
    Vancouver (Higgins) at Los Angeles (Kopitar)

  8. Ruben Sanchez says:

    Nashville(Hournqvist) at Detroit(Filppula)
    Pittsburgh(Crosby) at Philadelphia(Giroux)
    New Jersey(Parise) at Florida(Versteeg)
    Vancouver(Burrows) at Los Angeles(Brown)

  9. frank gratrix says:

    Kopitar

  10. Geir T. Flognfeldt says:

    Nashville(Radulov) at Detroit(Datsyuk)
    Pittsburgh(Malkin) at Philadelphia(Hartnell)
    New Jersey(Elias) at Florida(Bergenheim)
    Vancouver(Edler) at Los Angeles(Richards)

  11. Kopitar

  12. Rocio Escareno says:

    Nashville (Weber) at Detroit (Datsyuk)
    Pittsburgh (Kunitz) at Philadelphia (Couterier)
    New Jersey (Parise) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Kesler) at LA (Carter)

  13. Trevor Linam says:

    Nashville – Hornqvist Detroit – Franzen
    Pitssburgh – Malkin Philidelphia – Schenn
    New Jersey – Kovi Florida – versteeg
    Vancouver – Burrows Los Angeles – Williams

  14. Rod Rounke says:

    Nashville (Erat) at Detroit (datsyuk)
    Pitsburgh (Malkin) at Philadelphia (briere)
    New Jersey (Elias) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Kesler) at Los Angeles (Carter)

  15. KingsOfLA says:

    Vancouver ( Ø ) at LA (Williams)

    Nashville (Fisher) at Detroit (Datsyuk)

    Pittsburgh (Neal) at Philadelphia (Schenn)

    New Jersey (Parise) at Florida (Versteeg)

  16. NSH-Erat, DET-Datsyuk, PIT-Letang, PHI-Hartnell, NJD-Ponikorovski, FLA-Goc, VAN-Burrows,LAK-Lewis

  17. Nicholas says:

    Nashville (Radulov) at Detroit (Zetterberg) – Game already started
    Pitsburgh (Crosby) at Philadelphia (Simmonds)
    New Jersey (Kovy) at Florida (Weisse)
    Vancouver (N/A) at Los Angeles (Stoll)

  18. Amy Vincent says:

    Nashville (Weber) at Detroit (Datsyuk)
    Pitsburgh (Malkin) at Philadelphia (Briere)
    New Jersey (Elias) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (H. Sedin) at Los Angeles (Mitchell)

  19. Nashville at Detroit already scored :(

    Pittsburgh (Dupuis) at Philadelphia (Couturie)

    New Jersey (Ponikarovsky) at Florida (Sturm)

    Vancouver (Kesler) at Los Angeles (Brown)

  20. Pittsburgh (Malkin) at Philadelphia (Hartnell)
    New Jersey (Parise) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Kesler) at Los Angeles (Williams)

  21. Pitssburgh (Crosby) at Philadelphia (Giroux)
    New Jersey (Elias) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Bieksa) at Los Angeles (Williams)

  22. Brittney Stevens says:

    Nashville (Smith) at Detriot (Datsyuk)
    Pittsburgh (Crosby) at Philadelphia (Simmonds)
    New Jersey (Kovalchuk) at Florida (Bradly)
    Vancouver ( Hansen) at Los Angleles (Williams)

  23. Pitt (Malkin) -Phil (Giroux)
    NJ (Parise) – Florida (Samuelsson)
    Vancouver (Salo) – KINGS (Kopitar)

  24. Anthony Flores says:

    Nashville to late vs. Detroit (Datsyuk)
    Pittsburgh (Malkin) vs. Philadelphia (Simmons)
    New Jersey (Parise) vs. Florida (versteeg)
    Vancouver (kesler) vs. Los Angeles (kopitar)

  25. Nashville (Missed it) at Detroit (Missed it)
    Pitsburgh (Malkin) at Philadelphia (Schenn)
    New Jersey (Parise) at Florida (Bergenheim)
    Vancouver (Hansen) at Los Angeles (Lewis)

  26. Nashville (DQ) at Detroit (DQ)
    Pitsburgh (Malkin) at Philadelphia (Briere)
    New Jersey (Gionta) at Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (Sedin) at Los Angeles (Carter)

  27. Pittsburgh ( Crosby) – Philadelphia ( Hartnell)
    NJ ( Kovalchuk) – Florida ( Garrison)
    Vancouver ( booth) – Los Angeles ( Kopitar)

  28. Pittsburgh ( Crosby) – Philadelphia ( Giroux)
    NJ ( Kovalchuk) – Florida ( Garrison)
    Vancouver ( Sedin) – Los Angeles ( Carter)

  29. Jace King says:

    Pittsburgh (Dupuis) at Philadelphia (Read)
    New Jersey (Kovalchuk) at Florida (Weiss)
    Vancouver (H. Sedin) at Los Angeles (Voynov)

  30. greg from ventura says:

    radulov vs. helm
    kunitz vs hartnell
    zidlicky vs fleischmann
    malholtra vs williams

  31. Vancouver (Kesler) at Los Angeles (Kopitar)

  32. S CORDOVA says:

    NJ (PONIKAROVSKY) FLORIDA (VERSTEEG)
    VANCOUVER (MALHOTRA) LA (WILLIAMS)

  33. new jersey(parise) at florida(weiss)
    vancouver(h. sedin) at la(j. stoll)

  34. Birddog126 says:

    Lets go with

    Weber
    Staal
    Parise
    Kopitar

  35. New jersey (parise) vs. Florida (Versteeg)
    Vancouver (burrows) vs. Kings (Kopitar)

  36. Kopitar.

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