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NHL Three Stars: Hudler sends Flames onward; Keith's late heroi…

NHL Three Stars: Hudler sends Flames onward; Keith's late heroics advance Hawks

yahoo.com Updated 4 hours ago
No. 1 Star: Jiri Hudler, Calgary Flames The Flames forward was a dynamo against the Canucks in Calgary’s 7-4 come-from-behind series clinching win. He scored two goals and added two assists to help Calgary make the second round of the playoffs for the f…
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  • Flames come back twice to beat Canucks, move on to face Ducks

    Flames come back twice to beat Canucks, move on to face Ducks

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    Just as everyone predicted, Karri Ramo was the change the Calgary Flames needed to push them over the edge and into the second round. Wait. What? Just 7:32 into the game, Bob Hartley made a decision. A decision that could have very easily blown up in hi…
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  • WHL Roundup: Winterhawks down Rockets in Game 2 to even series …

    WHL Roundup: Winterhawks down Rockets in Game 2 to even series 1-1

    NHL.com 5 hours ago
    KELOWNA, B.C. - Adin Hill stopped 38 shots as the Portland Winterhawks took Game 2 from the host Kelowna Rockets 3-2 on Saturday in the Western Hockey League's Western Conference final. The best-of-seven series is now tied at a game apiece. G...
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  • Duncan Keith daggers Predators to clinch first round series

    Duncan Keith daggers Predators to clinch first round series

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    The story of Chicago’s series win over Nashville was simple. The Blackhawks had Duncan Keith and the Predators didn't. In the series, Keith, a former Norris Trophy winner, put on a virtuoso performance. He notched two game-winners – one in overtime in G…
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  • Duncan Keith daggers Predators to clinch first round series

    Duncan Keith daggers Predators to clinch first round series

    yahoo.com NHL.com 6 hours ago
    The story of Chicago’s series win over Nashville was simple. The Blackhawks have Duncan Keith and the Predators don’t. In the series, Keith, a former Norris Trophy winner, put on a virtuoso performance. He notched two game-winners – one in overtime in G…
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  • Flames pull Hiller in Game 6 against Canucks

    Flames pull Hiller in Game 6 against Canucks

    NHL.com 8 hours ago
    The Calgary Flames changed goaltenders in the first period of Game 6 of their Western Conference First Round series Saturday, replacing Jonas Hiller with backup Karri Ramo after the Vancouver Canucks scored on two of their first three shots. Br...
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  • NHL Playoff Capsules

    NHL Playoff Capsules

    NHL.com yahoo.com 8 hours ago
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Saturday to force Game 7 in the first-round playoff series. Islanders captain John Tavares had a goal and...
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  • Petr Mrazek shut outs Lightning again, Red Wings win 4-0 to tak…

    Petr Mrazek shut outs Lightning again, Red Wings win 4-0 to take 3-2 series lead

    NHL.com yahoo.com 8 hours ago
    TAMPA, Fla. - Petr Mrazek stopped 28 shots and the Detroit Red Wings rebounded from a disappointing loss to shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 on Saturday night and take a 3-2 lead in the first-round NHL playoff series. Riley Sheahan, Drew...
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  • QMJHL Roundup: Remparts edge Wildcats 4-3 to take 2-0 series le…

    QMJHL Roundup: Remparts edge Wildcats 4-3 to take 2-0 series lead

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    MONCTON, N.B. - Guillaume Gauthier scored the eventual winner as the Quebec Remparts edged the host Moncton Wildcats 4-3 on Saturday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League semifinal action. Gauthier broke a 3-3 deadlock at 14:23 of the third pe...
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  • Leivo leads Toronto Marlies in Game 1 playoff win over Grand Ra…

    Leivo leads Toronto Marlies in Game 1 playoff win over Grand Rapids Griffins

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    TORONTO - Josh Leivo had a goal and three assists as the Toronto Marlies opened their American Hockey League first-round playoff series with a 7-4 victory over the Grand Rapids Griffins on Saturday. It's the first time the 21-year-old winger ...
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  • Kulemin scores with 9:27 left as Islanders force Game 7 with 3-…

    Kulemin scores with 9:27 left as Islanders force Game 7 with 3-1 win over Capitals

    NHL.com yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Nikolay Kulemin scored the go-ahead goal with 9:27 left and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Saturday to force Game 7 in the first-round playoff series. Islanders captain John Tavares had a goal and...
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  • Rutherford, Johnston returning for Penguins: report

    Rutherford, Johnston returning for Penguins: report

    NHL.com 14 hours ago
    General manager Jim Rutherford and coach Mike Johnston will return for the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2015-16, CEO David Morehouse told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review on Saturday. The Penguins did not secure a place in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs ...
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  • Canada to play for bronze at U18 tourney after dropping semifin…

    Canada to play for bronze at U18 tourney after dropping semifinal to Americans

    NHL.com 18 hours ago
    ZUG, Switzerland - Canada will have to settle for an appearance in the bronze-medal game at the world under-18 hockey championship after dropping a 7-2 decision to the United States in semifinal play Saturday at the Bossard Arena. The America...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk bounces back for Wild; Hagelin wins in …

    NHL Three Stars: Dubnyk bounces back for Wild; Hagelin wins in OT

    yahoo.com nydailynews.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    No. 1 Star: Devan Dubnyk, Minnesota Wild The Minnesota goalie had yet another great bounce-back game, stopping 36 shots in the Wild’s 4-1 win over the St. Louis Blues in Game 5. He made 19 saves in the third period alone. No. 2 Star: Carl Hagelin, New Y…
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  • Stanley Cup Playoffs notebook: Friday, April 24

    Stanley Cup Playoffs notebook: Friday, April 24

    NHL.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    FRIDAY'S RESULTS Ottawa 5, MONTREAL 1 – MTL leads 3-2 NY RANGERS 2, Pittsburgh 1 (OT) – NYR wins series 4-1 Minnesota 4, ST. LOUIS 1 – MIN leads 3-2 HAGELIN'S OT GOAL LIFTS RANGERS INTO SECOND ROUND Carl Hagelin scored at 10:52 of overtime ...
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  • WHL Roundup: Quenneville leads Wheat Kings to victory in Game 1…

    WHL Roundup: Quenneville leads Wheat Kings to victory in Game 1 of East final

    NHL.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    BRANDON, Man. - John Quenneville scored twice and tacked on three assists as the Brandon Wheat Kings toppled the Calgary Hitmen 9-4 on Friday in Game 1 of the Western Hockey League's Eastern Conference final. Braylon Schmyr added a pair of go...
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  • Nino Niederreiter scores go-ahead goal, Wild beat Blues 4-1 to …

    Nino Niederreiter scores go-ahead goal, Wild beat Blues 4-1 to take 3-2 series lead

    NHL.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    ST. LOUIS - Devan Dubnyk had a strong bounce-back effort in goal and the Minnesota Wild beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 on Friday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference first-round series. After allowing six goals in two periods in a...
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 02:25

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Mar 20
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL, including ESPN analyst Linda Cohn trying out for the Florida Panthers.
  • Video - Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime 01:11

    Ducks Edge Avs In Overtime

    Mar 20
    Corey Perry's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Avs 3-2.
  • Video - Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' Win 00:38

    Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' Win

    Mar 20
    Steve Bernier scored his 100th career goal in the Devils' 3-1 win over the Sabres.
  • Video - Lightning Strike Red Wings 00:52

    Lightning Strike Red Wings

    Mar 20
    The Lighting topped the Red Wings 3-1 for their second straight win.

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