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THE Dayton Flyers keep on rolling into the Sweet Sixteen after upsetting another Brand Name program with a 55-53 win over Syracuse in Buffalo. Bill Raftery was jazzed.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
The Carolina Hurricanes scored three straight goals in just under three minutes in the second period and held on for a 3-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday.Upvote Share TweetHenrik Lundqvist made 21 saves in posting his Rangers-record 50th NHL shutout, and New York improved its playoff chances with a 2-0 victory over the fading New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.Upvote Share TweetNew York Rangers defenseman John Moore is sitting out Saturday night's game against the New Jersey Devils because of concussion-like symptoms.Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Mar 22PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday signed rookie forward Michael Raffl to a two-year, $2.2 million contract extension. Raffl, who signed a one-year, $925,000 contract May 31, 2013, could have become a restricted free agent this...Upvote Share Tweet
Evgeni Malkin Beats Tampa Bay Lightningdeadspin.com Mar 22Evgeni Malkin scored or assisted on every goal for the Penguins today in a 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning. Malkin tied the game and gave Pittsburgh a one-goal lead with two goals in five minutes late in the third period. Nevertheless, the Lightnin…Upvote Share TweetFlyers take out St. Louis for fifth straight victoryUpvote Share TweetPITTSBURGH, Pa. - James Neal's power-play goal 1:27 into overtime lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a wild 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday. Neal's slapshot over Anders Lindback's right shoulder capped a frantic final 15 m...Upvote Share Tweet
Hockey Fan Pounding On Glass Sent Flying From Check Into The Boardsdeadspin.com Mar 22This is from the Canadiens and Blue Jackets game in Montreal Thursday night. A fan, pounding on the glass, is absolutely hammered back into the seats when a Blue Jacket and Canadien collide in the exact same spot she was hitting. Amazing.Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
NHL Playoff Death Watch: Huge night for Leafs, Wings and Capitalsyahoo.com Mar 22Since we're down to the final moments of postseason life for teams in contention, Puck Daddy solemnly begins a daily countdown to annihilation. The Columbus Blue Jackets’ loss on Rick Nash Appreciation Night dropped them down to the second wild card in …Upvote Share TweetThe New York Rangers’ 3-1 victory over the Blue Jackets was Rick Nash’s first game back in Columbus since his trade request was granted in 2012. The fans booed him most of Friday night, save for cheering him after a video tribute during the game. Nash d…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Mar 22CHICAGO - Even without Patrick Kane — and despite a run of sloppy plays and penalties — the Chicago Blackhawks found a way to buckle down and beat the Carolina Hurricanes. Jonathan Toews' short-handed breakaway goal early in the third period ...Upvote Share Tweet