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Bruins, Blues meet in Stanley Cup Final 49 years in making

May. 22, 2019 3:01 AM EDT

Seeing the famous photo of Bobby Orr scoring the 1970 Stanley Cup-winning goal to beat his St. Louis Blues doesn't bring back bad memories for Scotty Bowman. "Not really," the legendary coach said. "Because we didn't have a big opportunity to win that series." Orr and the big, bad Boston Bruins swept Bowman's...

Another day of tornadoes in Midwest, but St. Louis spared

May. 22, 2019 12:19 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A dangerous storm system in the Midwest produced dozens of tornadoes for the second consecutive day Tuesday, demolishing a racetrack grandstand and damaging buildings in a wild animal park in Missouri but sparing St. Louis, the biggest city in its path. Two deaths, both in Missouri, were...

Blues beat Sharks, march on to Stanley Cup Final

May. 22, 2019 12:10 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues are marching into the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in decades. Pretty sweet moment for Vladimir Tarasenko and Co. David Perron had a goal and an assist, Jordan Binnington picked up his franchise-record 12th playoff win and the Blues eliminated the San Jose...

Bruins will scrimmage to stay sharp for Stanley Cup Final

May. 21, 2019 11:07 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins think they've found a way to stay sharp for the Stanley Cup Final while waiting a total of 10 days between games. The Eastern Conference champions will hold a public intrasquad scrimmage on Thursday night, and coach Bruce Cassidy said he'll try to maintain a regular game-day...

St. Louis Blues beat San Jose Sharks 5-1 to advance to Stanley Cup Final

May. 21, 2019 10:36 PM EDT
ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Blues beat San Jose Sharks 5-1 to advance to Stanley Cup Final.

The Latest: St. Louis airport reopens after storm shutdown

May. 21, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in the central United States (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Flights have resumed at Lambert Airport in St. Louis after a temporary halt caused by a severe storm. The Federal Aviation Administration ordered a temporary halt to both arrivals and departures Tuesday...

San Jose captain Joe Pavelski out for Game 6

May. 21, 2019 8:16 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski is a last-minute scratch for Game 6 of the Western Conference final. Pavelski absorbed a big hit by St. Louis Blues captain Alex Pietrangelo in the third period of Game 5. The center has four goals and five assists in 13 playoff games. Coach Peter...

Canada beats US 3-0 to close preliminary round of worlds

May. 21, 2019 5:39 PM EDT

KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Pierre-Luc Dubois scored early to back the shutout goaltending of Matt Murray, sending Canada past the United States 3-0 on Tuesday at the world hockey championship. Both teams already were assured quarterfinal berths and were competing for seeding. Canada won Group A and will next...

Canes' Martinook, de Haan have offseason surgeries

May. 21, 2019 11:28 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Carolina Hurricanes forward Jordan Martinook and defenseman Calvin de Haan have had offseason surgeries. General manager Don Waddell said Tuesday that Martinook had a procedure on a core muscle while de Haan's surgery was on his right shoulder. Martinook is expected to recover in 4-6...

Schwartz, Tarasenko have Blues close to Cup Final

May. 21, 2019 3:16 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaden Schwartz is on a scoring run that has the St. Louis Blues dreaming big. Schwartz's hat trick in Game 5 on Sunday helped give the Blues a 3-2 series lead against the San Jose Sharks in the Western Conference final and set the single-season franchise record for playoff wins. The Blues...