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    Sharks jump on Golden Knights to stay alive in series

    Sharks jump on Golden Knights to stay alive in series


    Tomas Hertl got San Jose off to the fast start that had been missing the past three games, Martin Jones came up with the big saves and the Sharks staved off elimination by beating the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 in Game 5 of their first-round series...

    Tomas Hertl got San Jose off to the fast start that had been missing the past three games, Martin Jones came up with the big saves and the Sharks staved off elimination by beating the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 in Game 5 of their first-round series Thursday night.

    Blues strike late to take series lead over Jets

    Blues strike late to take series lead over Jets


    Jaden Schwartz scored with 15 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Blues to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday and handing St. Louis a 3-2 series lead in their Western Conference...

    Jaden Schwartz scored with 15 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Blues to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday and handing St. Louis a 3-2 series lead in their Western Conference quarter-final.

    Hurricanes put a hurt on Capitals, Oshie to tie series 2-2

    Hurricanes put a hurt on Capitals, Oshie to tie series 2-2


    Teuvo Teravainen scored the go-ahead goal with 27.9 seconds left in the second period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Thursday night to even their playoff series at two games...

    Teuvo Teravainen scored the go-ahead goal with 27.9 seconds left in the second period, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Thursday night to even their playoff series at two games apiece.

    Facing early playoff exit, Flames focused on one game at a time

    Facing early playoff exit, Flames focused on one game at a time


    Facing elimination in Friday's fifth game of their opening-round playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche, Flames head coach Bill Peters doesn't want his players making the mountain bigger by thinking they have to win three games in a...

    Facing elimination in Friday's fifth game of their opening-round playoff series against the Colorado Avalanche, Flames head coach Bill Peters doesn't want his players making the mountain bigger by thinking they have to win three games in a row.

    'We can still fix it,' Babcock says of team's poor execution as Leafs head to Boston

    'We can still fix it,' Babcock says of team's poor execution as Leafs head to Boston


    A couple crucial mistakes largely pinned on a lack of attention to detail cost Toronto dearly in its failed bid to grab a 3-1 stranglehold on a series that now shifts back to Boston for Friday's Game...

    A couple crucial mistakes largely pinned on a lack of attention to detail cost Toronto dearly in its failed bid to grab a 3-1 stranglehold on a series that now shifts back to Boston for Friday's Game 5.

    Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for worlds

    Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for worlds


    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for the world championships in Slovakia in...

    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby says he won't join Team Canada for the world championships in Slovakia in May.

    Hockey Night in Canada podcast: 20th anniversary of Gretzky's last game

    Hockey Night in Canada podcast: 20th anniversary of Gretzky's last game


    April 18, 1999 is a day many hockey fans have etched in their memories. On that day, Wayne Gretzky played is his final game in the NHL. It's hard to believe it's been 20 years since he last laced up. On this week's episode, we look back on that day as...

    April 18, 1999 is a day many hockey fans have etched in their memories. On that day, Wayne Gretzky played is his final game in the NHL. It's hard to believe it's been 20 years since he last laced up. On this week's episode, we look back on that day as the "Great One" joins the Hockey Night In Canada podcast.

    Stars chase Rinne early in rout of Preds

    Stars chase Rinne early in rout of Preds


    Roope Hintz and Alexander Radulov scored power-play goals on Dallas' first two shots, and the Stars chased Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne with an early four-goal onslaught, beating the Predators 5-1 Wednesday night and evening the best-of-seven series at...

    Roope Hintz and Alexander Radulov scored power-play goals on Dallas' first two shots, and the Stars chased Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne with an early four-goal onslaught, beating the Predators 5-1 Wednesday night and evening the best-of-seven series at two games each.

    Pastrnak leads way as Bruins beat Leafs to even series 2-2

    Pastrnak leads way as Bruins beat Leafs to even series 2-2


    David Pastrnak scored twice in quick succession, Brad Marchand had a goal and two assists, and the Boston Bruins survived a late Toronto surge to beat the Maple Leafs 6-4 on Wednesday to even their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final at two...

    David Pastrnak scored twice in quick succession, Brad Marchand had a goal and two assists, and the Boston Bruins survived a late Toronto surge to beat the Maple Leafs 6-4 on Wednesday to even their best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarter-final at two games apiece.

    The Blue Jackets pulled a Buster Douglas — except crazier

    The Blue Jackets pulled a Buster Douglas — except crazier


    The odds of Columbus sweeping the juggernaut Tampa Bay Lightning were set at 50/1. That's higher than the payout for Buster Douglas beating Mike Tyson, which some consider the greatest upset in sports history. And you may not want to bet against the Blue...

    The odds of Columbus sweeping the juggernaut Tampa Bay Lightning were set at 50/1. That's higher than the payout for Buster Douglas beating Mike Tyson, which some consider the greatest upset in sports history. And you may not want to bet against the Blue Jackets pulling off another stunner.

    9 things about Wayne Gretzky's last game...in 99 seconds

    9 things about Wayne Gretzky's last game...in 99 seconds


    It's been 20 years since the Great One played his final game, and Rob Pizzo looks back at some interesting facts about that Sunday...

    It's been 20 years since the Great One played his final game, and Rob Pizzo looks back at some interesting facts about that Sunday afternoon

    'We couldn't find our game,' says Lightning coach of historic playoff loss

    'We couldn't find our game,' says Lightning coach of historic playoff loss


    In the aftermath of a stunning ouster in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper said his team lost the momentum built during the regular season and never...

    In the aftermath of a stunning ouster in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, Tampa Bay Lightning head coach Jon Cooper said his team lost the momentum built during the regular season and never recovered.

    Wayne Gretzky says Alex Ovechkin 'absolutely' can break his goal record

    Wayne Gretzky says Alex Ovechkin 'absolutely' can break his goal record


    While the odds are stacked against Alex Ovechkin, hockey legend Wayne Gretzky believes the longtime Washington Capitals' star forward has a good chance to break his goal...

    While the odds are stacked against Alex Ovechkin, hockey legend Wayne Gretzky believes the longtime Washington Capitals' star forward has a good chance to break his goal record.

    Mitch Marner's defence earning praise from Leafs teammates

    Mitch Marner's defence earning praise from Leafs teammates


    If the team that "wants it" more usually wins a playoff series, then Toronto's Mitch Marner was Exhibit A in the Leafs' 3-2 win in Game...

    If the team that "wants it" more usually wins a playoff series, then Toronto's Mitch Marner was Exhibit A in the Leafs' 3-2 win in Game 3.

    Avalanche push Flames to brink with OT win

    Avalanche push Flames to brink with OT win


    Mikko Rantanen scored on a slap shot 10:23 into overtime after tying the game with a goal late in regulation and the Colorado Avalanche rallied for a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the teams' best-of-seven...

    Mikko Rantanen scored on a slap shot 10:23 into overtime after tying the game with a goal late in regulation and the Colorado Avalanche rallied for a 3-2 win over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the teams' best-of-seven series.

    Bruins' Pastrnak returns to 1st love — beating the Leafs

    Bruins' Pastrnak returns to 1st love — beating the Leafs


    Boston's David Pastrnak proved a nemesis again for the Toronto Maple Leafs, sparking the Bruins to a crucial Game 4 win on...

    Boston's David Pastrnak proved a nemesis again for the Toronto Maple Leafs, sparking the Bruins to a crucial Game 4 win on Wednesday.

    Bruins' Pastrnak returns to 1st love — beating the Leafs

    Bruins' Pastrnak returns to 1st love — beating the Leafs


    Boston's David Pastrnak proved a nemesis again for the Toronto Maple Leafs, sparking the Bruins to a crucial Game 4 win on...

    Boston's David Pastrnak proved a nemesis again for the Toronto Maple Leafs, sparking the Bruins to a crucial Game 4 win on Wednesday.

    Stanley Cup playoffs schedule and TV info

    Stanley Cup playoffs schedule and TV info


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