Thursday, May 21, 2015
Chicago's Marcus Kruger scored deep into the third period of overtime to secure a 3-2 win against Anaheim on Tuesday in the longest game in Blackhawks 89-year history, squaring their NHL Western Conference finals series at 1-1.
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Sidney Crosby led Canada to its first hockey world championship title since 2007 Sunday with a goal and an assist in a dominant 6-1 victory over defending champion Russia in the final.
Monday, May 18, 2015
Four final-period goals propelled defending champion Russia past the United States 4-0 in the semifinals of the ice hockey world championship on Saturday and set up a final with Canada.
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Nikita Kucherov scored two goals and set up another as the Tampa Bay Lightning advanced to the NHL Eastern Conference finals with a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
The New York Rangers were less than two minutes away from seeing their season end before coming up with two goals to beat Washington 2-1 in overtime on Friday and stay alive in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs.
The United States rebounded from a loss to Belarus with a 1-0 victory over Denmark at the ice hockey world championship on Friday to stay on course for a spot in the quarterfinals.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
Chicago withstood a last-gasp flurry from Minnesota to win 4-3 at the Wild on Thursday and complete a 4-0 series sweep, becoming the first team through to the final four of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Slovakia struck late to overcome Slovenia 3-1 for its third victory at the ice hockey world championship and France ended a two-game losing streak with a 2-0 win over Austria on Tuesday.
Chicago held on for a 1-0 win at Minnesota on Tuesday that pushed the Wild to the brink of elimination from the NHL playoffs, while Calgary avoided the same predicament by beating Anaheim in overtime.