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    Pens' Malkin, Hagelin day-to-day with injuries


    Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin did not practice Tuesday for Pittsburgh ahead of Thursday's Game 1 vs. the...

    Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin did not practice Tuesday for Pittsburgh ahead of Thursday's Game 1 vs. the Capitals.

    Sabres sign SHL leading scorer Olofsson


    Victor Olofsson, who scored a Swedish Hockey League-leading 27 goals this past season, has signed a two-year deal with the Buffalo...

    Victor Olofsson, who scored a Swedish Hockey League-leading 27 goals this past season, has signed a two-year deal with the Buffalo Sabres.

    How the Capitals can beat the Penguins this time


    Our writers imagine several scenarios in which Washington solves its Pittsburgh problem, and Ovechkin and the Capitals finally get past their perpetual playoff...

    Our writers imagine several scenarios in which Washington solves its Pittsburgh problem, and Ovechkin and the Capitals finally get past their perpetual playoff nemesis.

    Backstrom on another Pens series: 'Here we go'


    The Capitals hope the third time is the charm as they face the defending-champion Penguins in the second round for the third straight...

    The Capitals hope the third time is the charm as they face the defending-champion Penguins in the second round for the third straight postseason.

    Maple Leafs hold moment of silence for victims


    Before their playoff game against Boston, the Maple Leafs paid tribute to the victims of a van attack in Toronto that left 10 pedestrians dead and 15 injured on...

    Before their playoff game against Boston, the Maple Leafs paid tribute to the victims of a van attack in Toronto that left 10 pedestrians dead and 15 injured on Monday.

    The Blue Jackets' offseason game plan


    Another season filled with dominant stretches ended in an early playoff exit. Here's how the Blue Jackets take the next...

    Another season filled with dominant stretches ended in an early playoff exit. Here's how the Blue Jackets take the next step.

    Canes' owner establishing new identity for the team


    It won't be business as usual with Tom Dundon calling the shots. Here's the latest on the coach and GM searches, and how he plans to draw...

    It won't be business as usual with Tom Dundon calling the shots. Here's the latest on the coach and GM searches, and how he plans to draw fans.

    Flames name Bill Peters as new head coach


    The Calgary Flames named Bill Peters as their head coach Monday, three days after he resigned as the head coach of the...

    The Calgary Flames named Bill Peters as their head coach Monday, three days after he resigned as the head coach of the Hurricanes.

    Flyers' Couturier has hat trick despite torn MCL


    Flyers center Sean Couturier, playing on a torn MCL suffered in practice Tuesday, scored three goals and assisted on two others in a loss to the...

    Flyers center Sean Couturier, playing on a torn MCL suffered in practice Tuesday, scored three goals and assisted on two others in a loss to the Penguins.

    How the Knights became the most successful expansion franchise...ever


    The Vegas Golden Knights overcame 50 years' worth of expansion-franchise failure with one historic season. All it took was a roster full of misfit stars with a point to...

    The Vegas Golden Knights overcame 50 years' worth of expansion-franchise failure with one historic season. All it took was a roster full of misfit stars with a point to prove.

    2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Central: Schedule, scores, highlights


    From the first round all the way through the Stanley Cup Final, ESPN has you covered. Check out the full picture and coverage on each...

    From the first round all the way through the Stanley Cup Final, ESPN has you covered. Check out the full picture and coverage on each team.