1. Lightning Composes a Cool, Calm Victory

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  2. Lightning Refuse to Buckle with Season on Line

    DETROIT -- There could have been a moment of panic for the Tampa Bay Lightning . In fact, there could have been several of those moments during Monday night's 5-2 victory against the Detroit Red Wings in Game 6...

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  3. Wings Need 1 More Chance, but What About Kronwall?

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  4. Wings Falter at Home as Lightning Force Game 7

    Detroit — The way it's gotten there hasn't been conventional, but there will be a Game 7 in this series.....

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  5. Isles Earn Caps' Respect, but That's No Consolation Prize

    WASHINGTON - Two years ago, after the Islanders lost what was widely considered a valiant playoff series against the Penguins , Sidney Crosby paused with former Penguin Colin McDonald ...

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  6. Caps Eliminate Isles, Extending 2 Decades of Playoff Futility

    WASHINGTON — Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak stood in front of his locker, the picture of disappointment...

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  7. Capitals Writing a New Chapter for Franchise

    Times change and, with them, teams. Long bitter narratives, sad stories with roots that go back before the memory of most fans, can actually be rewritten. Scripts do get flipped.....

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  8. Breaking Down Kuznetsov's Go-Ahead Goal

    Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov scored a 2-1, series-clinching goal against the New York Islanders ...

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  9. Steven Stamkos Can't Afford to Be Invisible Again for the Lightning in Game 7

    " Tampa Bay Lightning fans: If your team's first-round playoff series with the Detroit Red Wings goes six games, you will receive no goals from Steven Stamkos ...

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  10. Complete Guide to the 2015 Offseason for the Vancouver Canucks

    The Vancouver Canucks made it back to the playoffs this season after a brief blip during the storied John Tortorella era, but failed to make it past the first round...

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  11. Tavares on Caps Series: 'Intense, Physical, Draining'

    The Washington Capitals were relentless in their Game 7 victory over the New York Islanders on Monday, and they focused a lot of their attention on John Tavares.....

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  12. Dominant Game 7 Performance the Sign of a New Era for the Washington Capitals?

    Fair or not, the Washington Capitals have developed a reputation as a team that chokes when the games matter the most...

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  13. Islanders' Season Ends in Game 7 Loss to Caps

    WASHINGTON - The Islanders ' season ended last night, a Game 7 that was tense and tight but simply not their best effort.....

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  14. Kucherov Isn't Going to 'Cry' About Kronwall Hit

    If controversy's coming from Niklas Kronwall's huge hit on Nikita Kucherov, it doesn't sound like it will be because of complaints from the Tampa Bay Lightning .....

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  15. Watch: Kuznetsov's Series-Clinching Goal in Game 7

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  16. Cooper: Best Road Game We've Played All Year

    Cooper: "I don't know if we've played as good a road game all year as we did tonight...It was fun to be a part of...

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  17. Kuznetsov's Goal Leads Caps Past Isles 2-1 in Game 7

    WASHINGTON -- Skating around every opponent on the ice, rookie Evgeny Kuznetsov scored the go-ahead goal with less than 7 1/2 minutes left in Game 7, and Braden Holtby only needed to ...

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  18. Johnson Scores Twice as Lightning Force Game 7

    DETROIT -- Tyler Johnson scored two goals in his latest stellar performance and the Tampa Bay Lightning held on for a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Monday night, forcing a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series...

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  19. Watch: Kuznetsov Scores Go-Ahead Goal in Game 7

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  20. Watch: Ward Puts Washington Up 1-0 in Game 7

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  21. Watch: Caps' Ward Opens Scoring in Game 7

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  22. Video: Wings' Tatar Scores His 2nd of Game 6

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  23. Complete Guide to the 2015 Offseason for the Winnipeg Jets

    The Winnipeg Jets ended the 2014-15 season with four consecutive losses against the Anaheim Ducks in the first round of the playoffs, and they failed to make history after playoff hockey returned to Winnipeg...

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  24. Watch: Mrazek Stones Boyle for Save of Playoffs

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  25. Flames vs. Ducks: Preview and Prediction for the 2015 NHL Playoffs Matchup

    The Anaheim Ducks, who finished atop the Western Conference in 2014-15, will host the underdog Calgary Flames when the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs gets underway later this week...

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