- Wild, Canadiens hope to prevent sweeps in 2nd round
If there's a secret to beating the Chicago Blackhawks in the playoffs, the Minnesota Wild haven't found it.
- Burakovsky lifts Caps past Rangers 2-1 for 3-1 series lead
WASHINGTON (AP) — Back when he was 7, Andre Burakovsky tagged along to watch his father play in a professional hockey game in Sweden. The opposing goalie was none other than Henrik Lundqvist.
- Late goal gives Lightning victory, 3-0 lead on Canadiens
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Time was running out and the sellout crowd of 19,204 grew impatient, urging the Lightning to take one more crack at Carey Price.
- NHL Capsules
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rookie Andre Burakovsky scored his first two playoff goals and Braden Holtby saved a penalty shot, giving the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night for a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
- Kane, Crawford settle back into form for surging Blackhawks
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The original prognosis for Patrick Kane's surgically repaired collarbone dictated his return for some point during the Western Conference finals, if the Chicago Blackhawks were to advance that far.