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No. 1 Star: Ryan McDonagh, New York Rangers The Rangers defenseman finished off a New York comeback with the winner in overtime after falling behind 2-0 early. After a late third period goal from Dan Girardi tied the game 3-3, McDonagh pounced a puck ju…Share Tweet
Dwight King scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period, leading the Los Angeles Kings to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday night.Share TweetNHL.com Mar 24, 2014NEW YORK -- Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith was forced to leave the game against the New York Rangers on Monday night with a lower-body injury. With 7:34 remaining in regulation and the Coyotes leading 3-2, Smith favored his right leg and...Share TweetJim Rutherford is expected to resign as general manager of the Carolina Hurricanes at the end of the season, according to a report by the Raleigh News & Observer.Share TweetJames Neal didn’t deserve a suspension for his cross-check to the head of Luke Glendening of the Detroit Red Wings last week, an act that earned the Pittsburgh Penguins forward a $5,000 fine. There was no injury, and the impact of his stick wasn’t exact…Share Tweet
Blue Jackets try not to dwell on missed opportunities in playoff chaseUNIONDALE, N.Y. -- A year ago, the Columbus Blue Jackets were the darlings of the Western Conference playoff race. Behind Sergei Bobrovsky’s play that would later earn him the Vezina Trophy and the excitement of seeing a downtrodden franchise finally be…Share TweetNHL.com Mar 24, 2014NEW YORK – Detroit Red Wings right wing Gustav Nyquist, New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist and Boston Bruins right wing Jarome Iginla have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending March 23. FIRST STAR – GUSTAV NYQUIST, R...Share TweetThe Carolina Hurricanes have signed defenseman Justin Faulk to a six-year contract extension worth $29 million.Share Tweet
NHL Three Stars: Elliott blanks Pens; Isles playing spoiler; Reimer pulled, Leafs loseNo. 1 Star: Brian Elliott, St. Louis Blues Despite being the Blues shiny new toy, Ryan Miller didn't start against the Penguins. He was in net for the 4-1 loss to Philadelphia on Saturday afternoon, and his career stats versus Pittsburgh aren't all that…Share Tweet