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Quick Hits: Bring On Game 6!

Red Wings News Red Wings' rookie goalie Petr Mrazek quickly embraces big stage in Stanley Cup playoffs | MLive.comSo far so good for Petr Mrazek. I have been a little skeptical about his play all season, but he has quickly proved me wrong this postseason. Red Wings have done remarkable job containing Lightning sniper Steven Stamkos in series | MLive.comI am not going to comment on Stamkos' play (or rather, lack thereof) until after this series is over. Red Wings' Justin Abdelkader: If you're going to dish it out, you have to take it, too | MLive.comAbdelkader said that he had "no hard...
Raw Charge 4 hours ago
04.27.2015 Tampa Bay Lightning at Detroit Red Wings Game 6 Coverage

04.27.2015 Tampa Bay Lightning at Detroit Red Wings Game 6 Coverage

The Atlantic Division semifinal series is tilted in the Detroit Red Wings favor as they lead the Tampa Bay Lightning 3 games to 2. The Bolts are truly in a must-win situation tonight at Joe Louis Arena. Follow @RawCharge
Second City Hockey 1 hour ago

Corey Crawford to start Game 1 for Blackhawks against Wild

Coach Joel Quenneville will turn to his veteran goaltender. It's Corey Crawford's net again. Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville named Crawford the starting goaltender after Monday's morning skate for Game 1 when the Hawks open the Western Conference Semifinals against the Minnesota Wild. Crawford replaced Scott Darling midway through the first period in the Hawks 4-3 victory over the Nashville Predators in Game 6 of the first-round series. Crawford stopped 13 shots in the win. Crawford, who hadn't played since giving up six goals in Game 2, watched Darling come in for him in Game 1 and...
NHL Apr 26, 2015
Video: Postgame Recap: Predators vs Blackhawks - Game 6

Watch: Postgame Recap: Predators vs Blackhawks - Game 6

Keith, Blackhawks rally to advance past Preds

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Zuccarello out indefinitely; Klein ready to play

The Rangers announced today that right wing Mats Zuccarello is out indefinitely with an upper-body injury. It’s a suspected concussion after Zuccarello was hit in the head by captain Ryan McDonagh’s slap shot from the left point and left the Rangers’ 2-1 overtime win over the Penguins in the decisive Game 5 of their first-round series Friday night at Madison Square Garden at 15:30 of the first period. Also today, defenseman Kevin Klein, who has been out since breaking left arm on March 11, said he was “100 percent” and ready to play in Game 1 of the Rangers’ second-round...

Steven Stamkos: I'm not injured

Lightning star Steven Stamkos put all the speculation to rest Monday, saying he's not playing hurt.
New York Daily News 1 hour ago
Rangers' Mats Zuccarello ruled out indefinitely

Rangers' Mats Zuccarello ruled out indefinitely

Zuccarello left the Rangers’ Game 5 win over the Penguins Friday after a Ryan McDonagh shot hit him on the left side of the helmet.
Grand Rapids Press 1 hour ago

Former Detroit Red Wings Hall of Fame defenseman Marcel Pronovost dies at age 84

Pronovost won the Stanley Cup with the Red Wings in 1950 before ever playing a regular-season game, one of five players to achieve that feat in Detroit.
CSN Washington 1 hour ago

Alex Ovechkin: 'If you win, you keep fighitng'

The Capitals and Islanders will face each other for the 11th time this season. Find out who survives beginning at 6:30 tonight on CSN.
Washington Post 1 hour ago

DC Sports Bog: Caps hope to change their brutal Game 7 history against the Islanders

You’re right to be nervous. You’re forgiven if you’re full of dread. Even if you weren’t around for the first Game 7 in Washington Capitals franchise history 28 years ago, you were around for the most recent, and probably several other of the 10 Game 7s — most of them heartbreaking — in between. Nine losses in 12 games, all scarring in their own ways.Read full article >>
Winnipeg Free Press 1 hour ago

Playoffs a classroom for Scheifele

Mark Scheifele referred to himself on Friday as still being a little kid. In some ways that sums up the Jets as a team and an organization. The young centreman is the first player Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff drafted, making Scheifele the perfect barometer for where this organization sits today...

Caps Insider: Scratched in three straight, Curtis Glencross returns for ‘the biggest game of my career’

Hours before returning to the Washington Capitals’ lineup for Game 7 against the New York Islanders, forward Curtis Glencross sat inside his stall, pondered the magnitude of Monday night and sounded like someone without much at stake.Read full article >>

Zuccarello not on ice for optional practice

The Rangers scheduled an optional practice for noon today here at the Madison Square Garden Training Center in Greenburgh, N.Y. and, no big surprise here, Mats Zuccarello is not on the ice with his teammates. This lessens the chance there will be an update on Zuccarello today. Defensemen Keith Yandle and Marc Staal are also not on the ice but all other healthy Rangers are. Plus, defenseman Kevin Klein, who the Rangers are hoping to have back in the lineup for their second-round series against either the Capitals or Islanders, is practicing today.  He still has not gone through a full...

The Edmonton Oilers trended down under Craig MacTavish, which justifies his demotion

The Cult of Hockey’s forensic audit of Craig MacTavish, Pt. 2 Craig MacTavish is no longer general manager of the Edmonton Oilers, but it looks like he might still be with Oilers hockey operations in some capacity. Reports are that …
Washington Post 3 hours ago

DC Sports Bog: Ted Leonsis takes aim at sports-radio host Chad Dukes in latest media criticism

With the Wizards coming off an unprecedented 4-0 sweep of the Toronto Raptors and the Capitals facing a Game 7 on Monday night with a coach who’s never been there before, what’s Monumental Sports owner Ted Leonsis blogging about? Radio shows, of course!Read full article >>

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