1. NHL Looking into Quenneville's 'Grabby' Gesture from Game 1

    Joel Quenneville could be in hot water. According to the Chicago Tribune, the NHL is reportedly looking into gestures made by the Chicago head coach during the second overtime period of Thursday's 4-3 OT loss to St...

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  2. Healthy Hertl, Torres Spark Sharks to 6-3 Win over Kings

    The San Jose Sharks spent seven games struggling to get the puck past Jonathan Quick in a playoff loss a year ago. Quick struggled to stop anything in the opener of the rematch...

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  3. Blackhawks Give Away Chance to Steal Game 1

    The defending Stanley Cup champs have plenty of experience handling adversity. And they'll need all of their knowledge right out of the box...

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  4. Blues Have Blackhawks' Number Late, Again

    The Chicago Blackhawks experienced the familiar feeling Thursday of almost defeating the St. Louis Blues in the Scottrade Center...

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  5. Game 1: Blackhawks Outlasted by Blues in Triple Overtime

    The Chicago Blackhawks were 105 seconds away from their first victory at Scotttrade Center this season. It was for their taking, but one the St. Louis Blues were willing to fight them for in those waning regulation moments...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 hours ago 33 reads 0 comments

  6. Blue Jackets' Bobrovsky Says He Has to Be Better

    Even the most routine of saves by Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury on Wednesday were met with roaring applause at the Consol Energy Center, an obvious and respectable attempt by Penguins fans to prop up their ailing goalie...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 hours ago 16 reads 0 comments

  7. Hochman: How Patrick Roy's Outburst in Season's First Game Set the Tone

    He was in the eye of the storm — and was, really, the eye of the storm. Cameraman John Almering, watching and recording Patrick Roy's first game as the Avalanche coach, was ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 hours ago 48 reads 0 comments

  8. Wild gives away Game 1 to the Colorado Avalanche

    13.4 seconds! The Wild was 13.4 seconds away from being up 1-0 in this series against Colorado . Instead, the Wild gave up the tying goal to Paul Stastny with 13...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 hours ago 42 reads 0 comments

  9. April 17 postgame quotes: Dustin Brown, Willie Mitchell

    We were just sloppy. I think we were sloppy, other than maybe our first shift of the game. I turned the puck over on the third one, which can't happen. We had a bad change on the second...

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  10. Lightning's Palat Expected to Miss Game 2

    Lightning coach Jon Cooper gave the not-unexpected word this morning ahead of tonight's game versus Montreal . Palat, 23, had 59 points in 81 games and could very well be one of the finalists for rookie of the year...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 hours ago 67 reads 0 comments

  11. Pens Insider: Penalty Killing a Concern in Stanley Cup Playoffs

    The Penguins have a problem. They are heavily reliant on their special teams — they're statistically average, hardly Stanley Cup-caliber, in five-on-five play this season — but are being betrayed by a historical strength...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 13 hours ago 204 reads 0 comments

  12. Tom Powers: Wild Falter, but They Gave as Good as They Got

    Now this is more like the playoffs we remember. Last year's opening-round series against the Chicago Blackhawks was more of an exception than the rule...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 hours ago 24 reads 0 comments

  13. Tampa Bay Lightning's Blueprint to a Deep Run in 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have the pieces and ability to make a deep run in the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs. They also have a blueprint for success. Game 1 of their opening-round series on April 16 against Montreal wasn ’t it...

    Eric Steitz Written by Eric Steitz about 14 hours ago 116 reads 0 comments

  14. Avalanche 5, Wild 4: Minnesota Blows Lead, Loses Playoff Opener in OT

    The Wild have talked about their resiliency and ability to overcome adversity so much it's become cliche...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 hours ago 15 reads 0 comments

  15. Inexperienced Blue Jackets Aren't Intimidated

    Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski has been around the NHL long enough to know experience sometimes can be overrated...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 hours ago 14 reads 0 comments

  16. Gordon: Relentless Blues Outlast Blackhawks

    Well, there was a hockey game Blues fans will never forget. The Blues waged an epic battle against their arch-rival Chicago Blackhawks . They tied the game late in the third period to force overtime...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 hours ago 2 reads 0 comments

  17. Chicago Blackhawks: Loss to Open Series Tough to Swallow but Not a Crushing Blow

    The Chicago Blackhawks were less than two minutes from taking a 1-0 lead in their first-round NHL playoff series with the St. Louis Blues . Dropping the opening game to the Blues in a 4-3 triple-overtime marathon wasn't the start the 'Hawks wanted..

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  18. Ducks' Ryan Getzlaf Takes Puck to Face, Expected to Play Against Stars in Game 2

    There's no time for sitting out with an injury when the Stanley Cup is on the line. It appears that's what Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf is thinking...

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  19. Los Angeles Kings Pay Big Price for Slow Start in Game 1 vs. San Jose Sharks

    The Los Angeles Kings gave up 10 goals in seven games last season in their second-round victory against the San Jose Sharks in the Stanley Cup Playoffs...

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  20. Alex Pietrangelo Mic'd Up for Triple OT Winner Video: NHL VideoCenter

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  21. St. Louis Blues' Ryan Miller Snaps out of Slump in Game 1

    When Patrick Kane's shot went through Ryan Miller's pads for the Chicago Blackhawks ' third goal of the first period against the St...

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  22. Joel Quenneville's Protest of a Call Included an Aggressive Crotch Grab

    Thursday night's Blackhawks - Blues quarterfinal matchup ended up being a double-overtime barn-burner and, as to be expected, tensions were running high as the series-opener headed to extra frames...

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  23. Blue Jackets GM Likes 'Relaxed-Intense' Effort from Game1

    If the Columbus Blue Jackets were supposed to go into the playoffs and be scared of the Pittsburgh Penguins , they did a bad job of showing that.....

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  24. Red Wings Determined They Can Tough out Series Against Bruins

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 17 hours ago 80 reads 0 comments

  25. Avs Beat Wild in Game 1 on Late Comeback

    By now, I should have known better right? I literally had my finger just over the button to push “send” on a story that would tell the sad news of the Avalanche 's first playoff game against Minnesota...

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