Sunday, May 12, 2013
Reigning champion Russia lost for the second time in two days at the ice hockey world championships, going down 3-2 to Finland on Friday due largely to goalie Antti Raanta's 34 saves.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Marian Hossa scored twice to back a strong effort by goalie Corey Crawford, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-1 Thursday night to win their first-round playoff series 4-1.
Defending world champion Russia lost to France 2-1 on Thursday in one of the biggest upsets in ice hockey history.
Monday, May 6, 2013
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Chicago's Patrick Sharp provided the finishing touches after Michael Frolik laid the foundations, scoring two goals each as the Blackhawks beat the Minnesota Wild 5-2 on Friday to take a 2-0 lead in their NHL playoff series.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
The St. Louis Blues capitalized on yet another game-ending error by Los Angeles goaltender Jonathan Quick, scoring a last-minute winner and beating the Kings 2-1 on Thursday, taking a 2-0 lead in their NHL playoff series.
Monday, April 29, 2013
The Detroit Red Wings are headed to the playoffs for the 22nd straight season after Henrik Zetterberg had two goals and an assist in a 3-0 victory over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
Chicago's Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews scored in quick succession in the first period to set up the Blackhawks' 3-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Friday — their penultimate game in the NHL regular season.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Rangers captain Ryan Callahan scored 2:55 into overtime, and New York rallied to clinch a third straight Eastern Conference playoff berth by beating the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Thursday night.
Friday, April 26, 2013
Patrick Kane had a goal and two assists, and the Chicago Blackhawks secured the Presidents' Trophy for the first time in 22 years with a 4-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday night.