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  • NHL Playoff Capsules

    By The Associated Press - Associated Press

    Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. Published April 20, 2014

  • MacKinnon helps Avs to 4-2 win over Wild

    By PAT GRAHAM - Associated Press

    Teenager Nathan MacKinnon is growing up fast. Almost as fast as he skates. Published April 20, 2014

  • Dynamic Impact wins Illinois Derby in photo finish

    By MARK PERLMAN - Associated Press

    Dynamic Impact ran down 2-5 favorite Midnight Hawk in the stretch to win the $500,000 Illinois Derby by a nose at Hawthorne Race Course on Saturday. Published April 19, 2014

  • Boston's Lucic fined $5,000 for spearing

    By Associated Press

    Boston forward Milan Lucic has been fined $5,000 for spearing Detroit defenseman Danny DeKeyser during their opening playoff game. Published April 19, 2014

  • Skating room at a premium in playoff opener

    By HOWARD ULMAN - Associated Press

    The Boston Bruins' rink is 200 feet long by 85 feet wide, just like all the others in the NHL. Published April 19, 2014

  • Stars home, ready for return of playoffs to Dallas

    By SCHUYLER DIXON - Associated Press

    Tyler Seguin's week away from Dallas felt a little longer, probably because it included a pair of one-goal losses at Anaheim to start a first-round playoff series. Published April 19, 2014

  • Detroit gains home-ice advantage, tops Boston 1-0

    By HOWARD ULMAN - Associated Press

    At one end of the ice, Jimmy Howard made his best save of the game. At the other, Pavel Datsyuk scored the only goal. Published April 19, 2014

  • Ryan Getzlaf leads Ducks past Stars 3-2 in Game 2

    By GREG BEACHAM - Associated Press

    Ryan Getzlaf wore the strain all over his exhausted face. In the past 51 hours or so, he had taken a slap shot to the jaw, attended the birth of his third child and propelled the Anaheim Ducks to two gritty playoff victories. Published April 19, 2014

  • Big names among prospective Buffalo Bills buyers

    By JOHN WAWROW - Associated Press

    Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly is prepared to make a bid to buy the Buffalo Bills. Donald Trump's on board, too. Published April 19, 2014

  • Duchene not likely to play in Wild series

    By Associated Press

    Colorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy says he doesn't expect leading scorer Matt Duchene to play in the first-round playoff series against Minnesota. Published April 19, 2014

  • Column: no April, May or June Madness in NBA

    By PAUL NEWBERRY - Associated Press

    If the playoff-bound Atlanta Hawks were in any other sport, they might have a glimmer of hope for winning a championship. Published April 19, 2014

  • Flyers G Mason to sit out Game 2 vs. Rangers

    By IRA PODELL - Associated Press

    Steve Mason still isn't feeling well enough to play, so Ray Emery will be back in the net for the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 2 against the New York Rangers. Published April 19, 2014

  • Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in OT, take 2-0 lead

    By R.B. FALLSTROM - Associated Press

    Vladimir Tarasenko and St. Louis were in trouble Saturday before a vicious hit by Chicago defenseman Brent Seabrook provided an opening for the Blues. Published April 19, 2014

  • Va. Beach mulls arena that could lure NBA, NHL

    By BROCK VERGAKIS - Associated Press

    The Virginia Beach metropolitan area is one of the largest in the country without a major professional sports team, and numerous attempts to lure one here have repeatedly left sports fans in the area disappointed. Published April 19, 2014

  • Kings, Sharks look to put Game 1 in past

    By JOSH DUBOW - Associated Press

    About the only positive the Los Angeles Kings could take out of their lopsided loss in their playoff opener to the San Jose Sharks was no matter how poorly they played, it still only counted as one loss. Published April 19, 2014

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