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Eastern Conference (NHL)

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  • Saturday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Admirals fall behind 2-1 in series; Langley rained out

    Hockey: After their main goaltender was called up by the NHL's Anaheim Ducks, the Norfolk Admirals lost 5-3 Saturday night at Scope Arena to fall behind the St. John’s IceCaps 2-1 in their best-of-seven AHL Eastern Conference semifinal series....
  • Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau 'makes us believe,' Mathieu Perreault says

    Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau 'makes us believe,' Mathieu Perreault says
    With his sixth division champion, Ducks Coach Bruce Boudreau is one win from reaching his first conference final. He came close once, as coach of the Washington Capitals, losing Game 7 to the eventual Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2009...
  • Tuesday's multi-sport local pro roundup: Admirals stay alive with OT goal, force Game 6

    Hockey: Don't write off the Norfolk Admirals just yet. They'll be back on a plane to Newfoundland, about 2,000 miles away, with their American Hockey League playoff hopes still alive. Andre Petersson scored on a blue-line shot 13:10 into overtime...
  • Bruins Lost To A Better Team

    Bruins Lost To A Better Team
    BOSTON — The Bruins scored 16 goals and hit 13 goal posts in a seven-game series that ultimately ended in stinging season elimination. Some would call the Bruins unlucky. Not me. Hockey, like all great competitive endeavors, is a game of inches....
  • Coach Gallant's ability to develop young talent key for Panthers

    Coach Gallant's ability to develop young talent key for Panthers
    A 16-year-old Jonathan Huberdeau would have understood if Gerard Gallant had better things to do. Huberdeau was new to the Saint John Sea Dogs in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Getting playing time, along with improving, were Huberdeau's...
  • Making case for Crawford as elite goalie

    Making case for Crawford as elite goalie
    Corey Crawford is getting hosed. It might not bother him, but it bugs me. Crawford is proving he’s an elite goalie, and people need to wake up, especially national people. The Blackhawks just reached the Western Conference finals because of a...
  • Friday's local pro sports roundup: Phoebus grad Adibi signs with CFL's Saskatchewan team; Admirals ousted

    Football: Former Phoebus High and Virginia Tech defensive standout Xavier Adibi signed with the Canadian Football League's Saskatchewan Roughriders. Adibi -- 6-foot-2 and 242 pounds -- spent five seasons in the NFL, totaling 70 tackles and forcing two...
  • NHL playoff preview: Canadiens vs. Rangers

     NHL playoff preview: Canadiens vs. Rangers
    A look at how the two teams in the Eastern Conference final matchup. MONTREAL Def. Tampa Bay, 4-0; Def. Boston, 4-3. N.Y. RANGERS Def. Philadelphia, 4-3; Def. Pittsburgh, 4-3 Playoff power play: Canadiens 26.3% (fourth); Rangers 10.9% (13th)....
  • Teemu Selanne isn't looking at Game 7 as his finale

    Yes, Friday night’s Game 7 between the Ducks and Kings could be Teemu Selanne’s final game, but the retiring 43-year-old veteran forward is not thinking that way. “It’s obviously something we know about ... but it’s not the...
  • Kings' Gaborik, Hawks' Hossa put friendship aside

    Kings' Gaborik, Hawks' Hossa put friendship aside
    May the best Marian prevail … The Blackhawks have veteran winger Marian Hossa of Slovakia, and the Kings counter with veteran winger Marian Gaborik of Slovakia. Gaborik, 32, has 347 career NHL goals; Hossa, three years older, has 464. The...
  • Henrik Lundqvist backs Rangers to 3-1 win over Canadiens

    Henrik Lundqvist made 40 saves and Martin St. Louis scored in the second period and the New York Rangers earned a 3-1 victory over the Carey Price-less Montreal Canadiens on Monday. The Rangers lead the best-of-seven Eastern Conference final 2-0 heading...
  • Washington Capitals fire coach, decline to renew contract of GM

    The underachieving Washington Capitals began making changes at the top Saturday, firing Adam Oates as coach and not renewing the contract of George McPhee, the general manager and a vice president. The NHL club made the announcements in a statement...