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  1. Video: Ask The Expert – Mike Milbury talks home ice advantage in playoffs, Devils/Isles future

    Apr 7, 2011, 7:02 PM EDT

    Alex Ovechkin, Henrik Sedin

    On this week’s “Ask The Expert” with Mike Milbury, Mike answers your questions on the importance of home ice in the playoffs as well as answering your questions about the future of the Devils and Islanders.

  2. Video: Mike Milbury says Dallas is making the playoffs

    Apr 6, 2011, 8:00 PM EDT

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    Brenden Morrow, Kari Lehtonen

    This week’s Hot Topics sees Mike Milbury talking with Tiffany Simons about the Rangers miracle comeback against Boston as well as his look at the playoff races in the East and West and a declaration that Dallas is going to make the postseason.

  3. Surprise! Patrick Sharp will play tonight for against St. Louis

    Apr 6, 2011, 6:39 PM EDT

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    Patrick Sharp

    Injured Blackhawks star Patrick Sharp is injured no more as he’s in the lineup tonight against St. Louis as the Hawks look to lock down a playoff spot.

  4. Manny Malhotra speaks out after eye surgery

    Apr 6, 2011, 6:26 PM EDT

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    Manny Malhotra, Ryan McDonagh

    Injured Canucks forward Manny Malhotra spoke up today as he recovers from eye surgery after taking a puck in the face.

  5. Race for the Playoffs: Kings or Coyotes can clinch, Ducks-Sharks battle in Anaheim

    Apr 6, 2011, 5:35 PM EDT

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    Rostislav Klesla, Dustin Brown

    Three games stand out in a big way tonight for the Western Playoffs. The winner of tonight’s Kings-Coyotes game clinches, the Ducks and Sharks face off in a big one for Anaheim while Chicago looks to rebound against the Blues.

  6. Peter Laviolette names Sergei Bobrovsky Flyers starting goalie for playoffs

    Apr 6, 2011, 4:47 PM EDT

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    Sergei Bobrovsky

    If you thought there would be a goalie controversy heading into the playoffs for the Philadelphia Flyers, think again. The Flyers are going with “Bob.”

  7. Marty Turco as “The Gambler”? Hawks goalie makes bet with fan during game

    Apr 6, 2011, 3:30 PM EDT

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    TurcoBet-Lang2727

    While Marty Turco isn’t on the ice winning games for the Blackhawks, he’s on the bench losing bets with fans and making himself all the more popular for it.

  8. Just in time: Mike Green looking set to play on Saturday for Caps

    Apr 6, 2011, 2:13 PM EDT

    Mike Green, John Carlson

    Caps defenseman Mike Green is shaping up to be back in the lineup on Saturday. Nothing beats getting a top player back in time for the playoffs, eh?

  9. Michael Leighton clears waivers, eligible to play for Flyers rest of the way

    Apr 6, 2011, 1:19 PM EDT

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    Michael Leighton

    Michael Leighton cleared re-entry waivers today and will be eligible to play for Philadelphia in the playoffs if need be. Getting a guy with Stanley Cup experience back for the playoffs is a nice luxury to have.

  10. Race for the playoffs: In the East, Canes can stay alive while Caps can continue surge

    Apr 6, 2011, 12:39 PM EDT

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    Cam Ward

    All attention in the East turns to Carolina where the Hurricanes can either keep the pressure on the Rangers and Sabres, or they can help the Sabres clinch a spot tonight. Meanwhile, the Caps look to put a stranglehold on the top spot.

  11. Chicago’s struggle to clinch a playoff spot magnified by Troy Brouwer’s shoulder injury

    Apr 6, 2011, 11:26 AM EDT

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    Troy Brouwer

    The Blackhawks are fighting for their playoff lives and now that task gets a lot tougher without Troy Brouwer who injured his shoulder last night.

  12. Coyotes’ Kurt Sauer still dealing with concussion effects from 2009 injury

    Apr 4, 2011, 6:44 PM EDT

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    Kurt Sauer

    We haven’t heard much from Coyotes defenseman Kurt Sauer since September 2009 as he’s still feeling effects from a concussion suffered in a preseason game that year. His story is terrifying and heartbreaking all at once.

  13. Vincent Lecavalier may play tomorrow night after being high sticked vs. Chicago

    Apr 4, 2011, 5:37 PM EDT

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    Vincent Lecavalier

    Lightning captain Vincent Lecavalier may play tomorrow night as he has no structural damage after taking a high stick to the eye against Chicago.

  14. Senators say the season is over for Daniel Alfredsson but he’ll be back next year

    Apr 4, 2011, 3:30 PM EDT

    Daniel Alfredsson

    Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson is being shut down for the rest of the season. Fear not Sens fans… He’ll be back.

  15. PHWA seeks Gary Bettman’s intervention in handling Chris Botta/Islanders credential flap

    Apr 4, 2011, 1:44 PM EDT

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    Garth Snow, Charles Wang

    The Professional Hockey Writers Association are reaffirming their position in support of exiled beat blogger Chris Botta and are asking NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman to step in and do something about it.

  16. Corey Perry, Jarome Iginla, and Jhonas Enroth named NHL’s Three Stars of the Week

    Apr 4, 2011, 12:37 PM EDT

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    Corey Perry

    Corey Perry’s monstrous play over the last week gets him named the NHL’s first star of the week. Jarome Iginla’s landmark week and Jhonas Enroth stepping into some big shoes gets them honored as well.

  17. Goal of the night: Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf, and Bobby Ryan team up for a beauty

    Apr 4, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT

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    Ryan Getzlaf

    What may be the NHL’s best line teamed up for one of the prettiest set up goals you’ll see all year long.

  18. Race for the playoffs: Two games with major playoff implications tonight

    Apr 4, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Ryan Clowe, Jon Quick

    There’s just two games tonight, but they’ve both got major playoff implications with the Kings looking to lock up a playoff spot and the Rangers hoping to help secure their future.

  19. Save of the night: Miikka Kiprusoff sprawls wild on Ryan O’Byrne

    Apr 4, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

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    Miikka Kiprusoff

    Calgary’s Miikka Kiprusoff showed the Avalanche why when he’s on his game, he’s one of the best goalies in the league.

  20. Western playoff chaos: Flames stay alive, Blackhawks take a fall, Stars win controversially

    Apr 3, 2011, 11:28 PM EDT

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    Alex Tanguay, Jarome Iginla, Olli Jokinen

    Right when you thought things were going to get easier in the Western Conference today went and screwed all of that up.

  21. Red Wings clinch Central Division title, beat Minnesota 4-2

    Apr 3, 2011, 10:11 PM EDT

    Darren Helm

    Detroit got back something they lost out on last year: A Central Division title. By beating the Wild 4-2, the Red Wings captured the crown once again after a one year layoff.

  22. Paul Stastny’s season is over thanks to a stress fracture in his leg

    Apr 3, 2011, 9:30 PM EDT

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    Paul Stastny

    Avalanche forward Paul Stastny’s season is over after discovering a stress fracture in his leg.

  23. Sabres jump back in to seventh place, beat Carolina in overtime 2-1

    Apr 3, 2011, 8:56 PM EDT

    Marc-Andre Gragnani

    Marc-Andre Gragnani isn’t a household name in Buffalo, but it’s going to be a lot better known now after his overtime winner to vault Buffalo into seventh place after beating Carolina.

  24. Yale hockey player and inspiration Mandi Schwartz loses her battle with leukemia at 23

    Apr 3, 2011, 7:24 PM EDT

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    Mandi_Schwartz_Pose

    Yale women’s hockey player and inspiration Mandi Schwartz lost her battle with leukemia today, passing away from the deadly disease at 23 years-old.

  25. Video: Previewing next week’s NBC Game of the Week – Red Wings vs. Blackhawks

    Apr 3, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT

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    Chicago Blackhawks v Detroit Red Wings

    Next Sunday is the final day of the regular season and NBC is closing it out with a bang featuring the Red Wings and Blackhawks as the Game of the Week. Chicago’s playoff hopes could be on the line.

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