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Up 1-0 on Rangers, Hurricanes' D-men adding vital offense

May. 19, 2022 17:18 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes are getting the offensive production they need so far from their blue liners in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Hurricanes outlasted the Boston Bruins in a seven-game series with defensemen Jaccob Slavin and Tony DeAngelo leading the team...

After playoff exit, Bruins await captain Bergeron's decision

May. 15, 2022 16:46 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Patrice Bergeron led the Boston Bruins through the end-of-series handshake line, wishing the Carolina Hurricanes luck in the conference semifinals. Then he waited around to give each of his own teammates a hug as well as they left the ice — perhaps saying goodbye...

Domi, Raanta help Hurricanes close out Bruins 3-2 in Game 7

May. 14, 2022 23:43 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Twice before, the Carolina Hurricanes had reached the playoffs only to see their ascent to becoming a serious Stanley Cup contender blocked by the Boston Bruins. Two newcomers helped the Hurricanes finally push past their playoff bully — and in a Game 7, at...

Three 7s: NHL has Game 7 tripleheader on tap for Saturday

May. 13, 2022 18:56 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The players dream of it. The fans look forward to it. Game 7. And on Saturday, there will be three of them. The NHL is wrapping up the first round of the playoffs with a rare treat: back-to-back-to-back seventh games that will go a long...

Binnington makes 25 saves, Blues win 5-1, eliminate Wild

May. 13, 2022 01:53 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — It was a Jordan Binnington type of game. The St. Louis Blues goalie has earned a reputation as a clutch performer when the team has a chance to close out a playoff series. And he proved it again Thursday night. Binnington made 25 saves and the Blues...

Bruins back home, beat Hurricanes 5-2 to force 7th game

May. 12, 2022 23:17 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins earned themselves a seventh game with another dominating performance at home. The problem: The clincher will be at Carolina, where the Hurricanes have been just as unbeatable. “Everybody loves a Game 7,” Boston coach Bruce...

McDavid's Oilers on brink along with Lightning, Bruins, Wild

May. 11, 2022 20:03 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Connor McDavid has stood on this precipice several times before, and he does not care for the view. The Edmonton Oilers are one loss away from their third consecutive opening-round playoff exit after back-to-back losses to the upstart Kings. Los Angeles is one of...

Bruins' McAvoy clears protocols, in lineup for Game 5 loss

May. 10, 2022 23:53 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy made a surprise return to the playoff lineup in Tuesday night's loss to the Carolina Hurricanes after missing a game due to COVID-19 protocols. McAvoy was a late scratch for Sunday’s Game 4 and was set to join injured...

Jarvis, Raanta help Carolina top Bruins for 3-2 series lead

May. 10, 2022 23:14 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes swore they’d be fine after losing a two-game lead and momentum in their first-round playoff series. It was just a matter of cutting down on mistakes and staying out of the penalty box. The Hurricanes did exactly that Tuesday night, and...

Frustrated Fiala still scoreless with Wild-Blues series even

May. 09, 2022 19:24 PM EDT

Kevin Fiala has often let his frustration show if he's not producing up to his star potential, and the Minnesota Wild left wing was in a tense mood after another flat performance in St. Louis. Four games into the first round against the Blues, with the teams tied at two games, Fiala...