Covering the NHL Playoffs

Wednesday, Jun 12, 2013 at 04:11 PM EDT

Jagr First Stanley Cup Finals in 21 Years

Jagr First Stanley Cup Finals in 21 Years

Bruins' Jaromir Jagr, 41, will be returning to the finals for the first time since 1992. That year, 20-year-old Jagr won his second title with the Pittsburgh Penguins, beating the Blackhawks.

Saturday, Jun 8, 2013 at 12:00 AM EDT

Bruins Defeat Penguins 1-0, Head to Stanley Cup

Bruins Defeat Penguins 1-0, Head to Stanley Cup

The Boston Bruins won the Eastern Conference finals 4-0 and held the high-scoring Penguins to just two goals in the stunning sweep.

Friday, May 24, 2013 at 04:38 AM EDT

Red Wings and Kings Shut Out Opponents, Rangers Win in OT

Red Wings and Kings Shut Out Opponents, Rangers Win in OT

Jakub Kindl scored on a power play in the second period, Daniel Cleary had an empty-net goal and Jimmy Howard made 27 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings hold on for a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on...

Tuesday, Jun 25, 2013 at 12:42 AM EDT
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By Patrick Hickey

Best of the NHL Playoffs

When the beards grow in and the fans go extra crazy, the NHL playoffs are a wild... See Full Gallery

Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 09:35 AM EDT

Penguins top Islanders in Game 1; Sharks, Bruins win, too

Penguins top Islanders in Game 1; Sharks, Bruins win, too

In game 1 of the NHL playoffs, the Penguins beat the Islanders, Bruins beat the Maple Leafs, and the Sharks beat the Canucks.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 03:05 PM EDT

Penguins' Crosby Out for Penguins Playoff Opener

Penguins' Crosby Out for Penguins Playoff Opener

The Pittsburgh Penguins will begin their quest for a Stanley Cup without Sidney Crosby. Crosby said Wednesday that a broken jaw will keep him out of Pittsburgh's playoff opener against the New York Islanders...

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Woman, 70, Fatally Shot in Head After Answering Front Door: Police

Woman, 70, Fatally Shot in Head After Answering Front Door: Police

A 70-year-old woman was fatally shot in the head after answering her front door in Queens early Monday, according to police.

Spring Psych! Snow, Slush Possible in Parts of NY, NJ

Spring Psych! Snow, Slush Possible in Parts of NY, NJ

Nearly two weeks into spring, winter-weary tri-state residents are still hoping for that first sustained period of seasonably warm, pleasant weather: It won't start Tuesday, according to Storm Team 4.

Boy, 1, Dies After Foaming at Mouth in Midtown Burger Spot; Mom Charged

Boy, 1, Dies After Foaming at Mouth in Midtown Burger Spot; Mom Charged

A mother was arrested on murder charges after her 1-year-old son died after being found unconscious and foaming at the mouth inside a burger restaurant bathroom in midtown, police say.

Man on Life Support After Being Hit by Cop Driving to Work: Police

Man on Life Support After Being Hit by Cop Driving to Work: Police

A man is on life support after he was hit by a car driven by an off-duty police officer while crossing a street Monday night in New Jersey, police said.

WATCH: Indiana Gov. Addresses Law Controversy

WATCH: Indiana Gov. Addresses Law Controversy

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said in a Tuesday op-ed in the Wall Street Journal that a controversial bill he signed into law last week is not a "license to discriminate." "I abhor discrimination," he wrote.

Retired NYPD Detective Dies Saving Boy From Drowning: Report

Retired NYPD Detective Dies Saving Boy From Drowning: Report

A retired NYPD officer reportedly died over the weekend as he saved a young boy from drowning during a family trip in Puerto Rico.