What would playoff hockey be without the Rangers playing the Capitals?
“More fans have told me, or people I’ve talked to since the game, how good Hiller was, I didn’t see that,” Babcock said.
It’s easy to be down on the Bruins right now, but here’s why you should like their matchup in the first round of the playoffs.
The Detroit Red Wings have clinched a spot in the NHL playoffs for the 22nd year in a row and fans around town are buzzing about the feat.
The Minnesota Wild were back on their home ice, with a prime opportunity to take another step toward the playoffs.
The Detroit Red Wings earned two points they desperately needed at Nashville, putting them in eighth place in the Western Conference standings.
Henrik Zetterberg had a goal and an assist, and the Red Wings beat the Nashville Predators 3-0 Sunday night for a crucial two points in their chase to extend their streak of playoff berths.
Johan Franzen must start scoring goals. He has just seven on the season. He is, ah, due.
Pavel Datsyuk knocked in a rebound at 4:45 of overtime, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Friday night to hold onto seventh place in the Western Conference.
Vancouver will face a Red Wings team that ended a three-game losing streak with Friday’s 3-2 overtime win at Edmonton, where Valtteri Filppula and Niklas Kronwall scored in regulation before Pavel Datsyuk’s OT goal.