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...

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High School Football Player Dies After Collision: Officials

High School Football Player Dies After Collision: Officials

A Long Island high school football player died after colliding with another player during a game Wednesday evening, authorities said.

Cops Accidentally Shoot, Kill Stabbing Victim: Officials

Cops Accidentally Shoot, Kill Stabbing Victim: Officials

NYPD officers trying to save a man who was being stabbed in Brooklyn ended up shooting and killing the man, the city’s medical examiner said.

1 Dead, 1 Presumed Dead in NJ Trench Collapse: Police

1 Dead, 1 Presumed Dead in NJ Trench Collapse: Police

A body has been recovered from a backyard trench in New Jersey after two workers got trapped inside while working on a construction project, authorities say.

Shelter Families Forced to Sleep in Office Basement Chairs

Shelter Families Forced to Sleep in Office Basement Chairs

Homeless families with children were left to sleep in an intake center this week for the first time in over a decade because of what officials are calling a "capacity crisis" in the shelter system.

"Real Housewives of NJ" Couple Face Sentencing

"Real Housewives of NJ" Couple Face Sentencing

The married stars of the "Real Housewives of New Jersey" are due for a dose of unscripted reality. Teresa and Giuseppe "Joe" Giudice are scheduled to be sentenced Thursday on conspiracy and bankruptcy...

Man Tossed Dog From Car: Police

Man Tossed Dog From Car: Police

Authorities in New Jersey have accused a Connecticut man of forcing a dog out of a moving vehicle on the Garden State Parkway, resulting in its death.