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Andrew Hammond made only 1 start all year, but he saved Avalanche's season in Game 5

Andrew "The Hamburglar" Hammond only had one NHL start all season, but when injuries forced him into net with the Avalanche facing elimination, he delivered a 44-save victory.        

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Avalanche stay alive, beat Predators 2-1 to force Game 6

Sven Andrighetto scored with 1:28 left to give the Colorado Avalanche a 2-1 victory over Nashville Predators 2-1, sending the first-round series back to Denver for Game 6.        

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Sean Couturier's late score keeps Flyers alive in series vs. Penguins

With a 4-2 win over the Penguins, the Flyers forced a Game 6 back in Philadelphia.        

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Jets blank Wild for franchise's first series win

Connor Hellebuyck's second straight shutout lifted Winnipeg to the second round for the first time in franchise history.        

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Big saves, more saves: Top goalies starring in key moments

The Bruins' Tuukka Rask, Lightning's Andrei Vasilevskiy and Capitals' Braden Holtby are making big saves when it matters to help their teams in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs        

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Kings shift focus to extending Doughty, addressing offense

Kings believe they are still Stanley Cup contenders despite sweep by Golden Knights        

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Former women's hockey player AJ Mleczko breaks the ice as TV analyst for NHL playoff games

AJ Mleczko, a former U.S. hockey Olympian, is the first woman to work NHL playoff games as an in-booth TV analyst.        

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Caps' Burakovsky to have surgery, out rest of first round

Washington Capitals winger Andre Burakovsky will have minor surgery to repair an upper-body injury and miss the rest of the first-round series against Columbus        

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Bruins say Bergeron's status for Game 5 a game-day decision

Availability of Bruins' Patrice Bergeron for Game 5 against Toronto will be game-day decision        

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Column: Vegas provides a new template for expansion teams

Column: The Vegas Golden Knights have shown that expansion teams need not take years to be highly successful, and that's the approach all leagues should take when adding new teams        

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Players claimed off NHL waivers making most of 2nd chances

The playoffs are filled with players that were put on waivers only to find a revamped role with a new team        

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Once long shot, expansion Vegas now best bet in NHL playoffs

The expansion Vegas Golden Knights were long shots at the start of the year to make the playoffs        

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Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each

Evgeny Kuznetsov had a goal and two assists assist to lift the Washington Capitals over the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 to even their playoff series at two games apiece        

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Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4

Brad Marchand scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Tuukka Rask made 31 saves as the Boston Bruins defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 to take a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series        

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Bruins' Bergeron late scratch vs. Maple Leafs

Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron was sidelined against the Toronto Maple Leafs for Game 4 of their playoff series with an upper-body injury        

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Penguins, Predators look to lock up second round spots

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators both have a chance to move on to round two of the Stanley Cup playoffs        

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Bruins commentator had a meltdown over whistle

"You're going to stop the play for a guy who's still conscious?"        

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NHL suspends Preds forward Ryan Hartman for Game 5

The NHL has suspended Nashville Predators forward Ryan Hartman for Game 5 against the Colorado Avalanche for an illegal check to the head of Carl Soderberg        

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Predators' Ryan Hartman suspended by NHL for Game 5 against Avalanche

The Predators will be without forward Ryan Hartman for Game 5 against the Colorado Avalanche on Friday.        

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Devils defenseman Sami Vatanen is day to day with injury

New Jersey top defenseman Sami Vatanen is being listed as day to day with an upper body injury as the Devils prepare for a must-win Game 5 of their first-round series with the Tampa Bay Lightning        

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Hurricanes hire ex-agent Krepelka as VP of hockey operations

The Carolina Hurricanes have hired Paul Krepelka as a vice president of hockey operations        

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Avalanche will start backup goalie Andrew Hammond in Game 5

The Colorado Avalanche will go with backup Andrew Hammond for Game 5 in Nashville after starter Jonathan Bernier suffered a lower-body injury        

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Humboldt Broncos' hockey GoFundMe page raises more than $15 million for victims' families

After several members of the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team were killed in a recent bus crash, a GoFundMe page was created to raise money for families of victims. In just 12 days, the fundraiser collected more than $15 million.    

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Sharks ride depth, Jones to first-round sweep of Ducks

Very little separated San Jose and Anaheim in the regular season, with the Ducks edging out the Sharks by one point for second place in the Pacific Division        

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Hertl, Jones help Sharks finish sweep of Ducks with 2-1 win

Tomas Hertl scored the tiebreaking goal 9:09 into the third period, Martin Jones was spectacular in goal yet again, and the San Jose Sharks completed a first-round sweep of the rival Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1 victory in Game 4     

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Lightning take 3-1 lead over Devils, Kucherov leads the way

Nikita Kucherov scored two goals, set up another and knocked New Jersey's top defenseman out of the game with a big hit, and the Tampa Bay Lightning moved within a game of advancing past the Devils with a 3-1 victory     &nbs

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Sidney Crosby passes Mario Lemieux for Penguins' playoff points lead

Though Sidney Crosby is now the Penguins' all-time playoff points leader, Mario Lemieux reached the previous mark in 45 fewer games.        

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