Apr 24, 2011, 7:05 PM EST
It wasn’t pretty – in fact, Mike Richards’ hit on Tim Connolly was downright ugly – but the Flyers found a way to earn a 5-4 Game 6 in overtime. This sets up a decisive Game 7, which fits this series perfectly.
Apr 24, 2011, 6:18 PM EST
Scott Hartnell scored the only goal of the third period to tie the game 4-4, sending Game 6 to overtime. Read this post for a recap of the action up to this point.
Apr 24, 2011, 5:29 PM EST
The Flyers stormed back to tie the game up 3-3 in the second period, but the Sabres gained revenge on a dirty Mike Richards hit when Nathan Gerbe made in 4-3. The Flyers must score in the third period to keep their season alive.
Apr 24, 2011, 4:24 PM EST
The pre-game worries were justified, as Michael Leighton totally flopped in allowing three Sabres goals on only eight shots. Buffalo earned a 3-1 first period lead as they took advantage of Flyers’ gaffes.
Apr 24, 2011, 2:30 PM EST
Will the Canucks, Sabres and Predators move on to the second round or will the Blackhawks, Flyers and Ducks force Game 7 showdowns? Check out previews of today’s Game 6 matches.
Apr 24, 2011, 1:27 PM EST
The NHLPA isn’t happy about Colin Campbell’s explanation beyond the Raffi Torres non-suspension and hopes to close up the baffling behind the net loophole.
Apr 24, 2011, 12:29 PM EST
The Blackhawks hope to send their series to an unexpected Game 7 by beating the Canucks again tonight. Brent Seabrook hopes to help them out by returning to action.
Apr 24, 2011, 12:05 PM EST
According to a NY Post report, John Tortorella quietly signed a three-year contract extension a couple months ago.
Apr 24, 2011, 4:56 AM EST
Hockey fans have seen Ryan Miller come through on the biggest stages in the Olympics, but how strong (or weak) has he been in playoff elimination games? This post examines how he’s done so far in his career.
Apr 24, 2011, 3:51 AM EST
People point to injuries and shaky goaltending as big issues for the Flyers, but one problem that slips under the radar is their unproductive power play.
Apr 24, 2011, 1:47 AM EST
Jonathan Quick made a Kings’ franchise playoff record 51 saves to help the Kings overcome a 30-shot difference and beat the Sharks 3-1. Read all about the stark contrast between his game and Antti Niemi’s debacle in this post.
Apr 24, 2011, 12:01 AM EST
Even with great “saves” by Michael Ryder and Zdeno Chara, Carey Price and Tim Thomas stole the show in the Bruins’ dramatic 2-1 double OT win. Find out how Boston took a 3-2 series lead in this post.
Apr 23, 2011, 9:14 PM EST
John Tortorella thinks the Rangers are going to get that much better next year, thanks to their considerable young talent.
Apr 23, 2011, 8:23 PM EST
Check out Star Cam footage from both sides of the Capitals’ 3-1 Game 5 win against the Rangers.
Apr 23, 2011, 7:52 PM EST
Check out all the goals plus Net Cam highlights from Game 5 between the Rangers and Capitals.
Apr 23, 2011, 7:21 PM EST
Alex Ovechkin discusses the Capitals’ first round series win over the Rangers, including the momentum that came from their come-from-behind win in Game 4.
Apr 23, 2011, 6:59 PM EST
Pierre McGuire interviews Washington’s excellent young defensive pairing of Karl Alzner and John Carlson in this video.
Apr 23, 2011, 5:27 PM EST
Liam McHugh, Pierre McGuire, and Mike Milbury discuss tomorrow’s Game 6 between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Buffalo Sabres.
Apr 22, 2011, 5:37 PM EST
CSN Philly reports that Jeff Carter and Chris Pronger might be out for the rest of the Flyers’ first round series, if not longer.
Apr 22, 2011, 4:44 PM EST
Both of tonight’s Game 5 matches will be tiebreakers, as the Flyers/Sabres and Ducks/Predators fight for 3-2 series leads.
Apr 22, 2011, 3:54 PM EST
The rest that comes with sweeping their first round series could be great for the Red Wings, as Henrik Zetterberg and Johan Franzen are expected to be back for Round 2.
Apr 22, 2011, 3:27 PM EST
Despite allowing 10 goals in his last two abbreviated starts, the Canucks are sticking with Roberto Luongo.
Apr 22, 2011, 2:49 PM EST
It sounds like Chris Pronger won’t play in a big Game 5 against the Sabres after all.
Apr 22, 2011, 12:26 PM EST
The NHL named the three finalists for the 2010-11 Vezina Trophy: Roberto Luongo, Pekka Rinne and Tim Thomas.
Apr 22, 2011, 11:29 AM EST
Yesterday’s speculation was justified after Chris Pronger was a full participant in the Flyers’ morning skate today. It sounds like the big defenseman will appear in tonight’s Game 5 against the Sabres.
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