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6:26 am
Thu April 26, 2012

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Well the defending Stanley Cup champions can no longer defend their title…

On the ice last night in Boston, Joel Ward stuffed a rebound past Tim Thomas at 2:57 of overtime, as the Capitals eliminated the Bruins, winning Game 7 2-1.  Sound courtesy of the NHL.  Washington won’t know its second round matchup until the conclusion of tonight’s games.  Two more Game 7s in the Eastern Conference:  The Rangers will host the Senators in New York, and the Devils will skate against the Panthers in Florida.    

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6:22 am
Wed April 25, 2012

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Well the Devils have forced a Game 7…

On the ice last night in New Jersey, Travis Zajac tallied the game-winning goal nearly six minutes into overtime, as the Devils skated past the Panthers 3-2.  Sound courtesy of TSN.  The two will tangle in Game 7 tomorrow night in Florida.

To the NBA, Utah clinched the final playoff berth in the West by beating Phoenix 100-88, Oklahoma City rumbled past Sacramento 118-110, Boston bounced Miami 78-66, Atlanta knocked off the Clippers 109-102, and New Orleans got by Golden State 83-81.

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6:38 am
Tue April 24, 2012

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Well the Rangers have forced a Game 7…

Last night in Ottawa, Boston College rookie Chris Kreider scored that goal on the power play, capping a three-goal second period, as the Rangers staved off elimination with a 3-2 win over the Senators.  Sound courtesy of MSG.  The series returns to Madison Square Garden for Game 7 Thursday night. 

In Chicago, Mike Smith made 39 saves and the Coyotes scored three times in the final period to finish off the Blackhawks 4-zip.  Phoenix advances to take on Nashville in the second round. 

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6:22 am
Mon April 23, 2012

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Well the defending Stanley Cup champions are still alive…

Yesterday in Washington D.C., Tyler Seguin's tally just over three minutes into overtime gave the Bruins a 4-3 win over the Capitals to send the best-of-seven first round series to a decisive Game 7 Wednesday night in Boston.  Sound courtesy of NBC.   

In Philadelphia, the Flyers have advanced to the second round… Claude Giroux scored 32 seconds into Game 6 and Philadelphia never looked back, finishing off the Penguins 5-1.

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6:30 am
Fri April 20, 2012

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A historic night for Old Faithful.

Last night in New Jersey, Martin Brodeur bounced back from his shortest postseason performance with a record-setting 24th Stanley Cup playoff shutout, making 26 saves in leading the Devils to a 4-0 win over the Panthers, evening their first-round series at two-all.

In Washington D.C., Alexander Semin's second period power play goal proved to be the game-winner, as the Capitals skated past the Bruins 2-1 to even their series at two games apiece. 

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6:45 am
Thu April 19, 2012

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Well 60 minutes of hockey wasn’t enough for the Rangers and Senators…

Last night in Ottawa, Kyle Turris netted the game-winning tally just over two minutes into overtime, as the Senators skated past the Rangers 3-2 to even the series at two games apiece.  Sound courtesy of the NHL.       

In Philadelphia, Jordan Staal’s hat trick helped the Penguins pummel the Flyers 10-3.  Philadelphia still leads the series 3-1. 

In Los Angeles, Cory Schneider made 43 saves to lead the Canucks to a 3-1 win over the Kings.  Los Angeles leads this series 3-1.   

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6:24 am
Wed April 18, 2012

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Well the Devils scored three goals in the first six minutes to chase Florida net-minder Jose Theodore, and they lost!

Last night in New Jersey, Brian Campbell’s second period tally completed the rally, as the Panthers came back to beat the Devils 4-3 and take a two-games-to-one lead in the series.  Sound courtesy of the NHL.   

In Detroit, Pekka Rinne stopped 40 shots between the pipes, as the Predators skated past the Red Wings 3-1 to take a three-games-to-one series lead.

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6:26 am
Tue April 17, 2012

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Well the Rangers have regained home-ice advantage…

Last night in Ottawa, Brian Boyle's goal proved to be the only tally of the contest, as the Rangers shutout the Senators in Game 3 1-0.  Henrik Lundqvist made 39 saves for the Rangers, who now hold a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven first round series.

In Washington D.C., Zdeno Chara buried the tiebreaking tally with less than 2 minutes left, as the Bruins beat the Capitals 4-3 to take a 2-1 series lead.

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7:05 am
Mon April 16, 2012

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Well the Devils and Panthers are tied at one game a piece...

Last night in Florida, Marcel Goc netted the game-winning goal, as the Panthers skated past the Devils 4-2. The two tangle in Game 3 tomorrow. 

In Philadelphia, Danny Briere, Matt Read, and Max Talbot each scored twice, as the Flyers pasted the Penguins 8-4.  Philadelphia leads the series 3 games to none.

In Detroit, Shea Weber tallied in the first to put the Predators ahead for good, as they beat the Red Wings 3-2.  Nashville leads the series 2-1.   

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6:31 am
Fri April 13, 2012

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Well the top-seed Rangers opened their first-round series with a win…

Last night in New York, Brian Boyle's wrist shot broke the game open, as the Rangers breezed past the Senators 4-2.  Sound courtesy of the NHL.  The two tangle in Game 2 tomorrow.

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