Wild, Wild West
Avalanche, Wild tied in second period of Game 1 on TSN
The Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild are tied 1-1 in the second period in Game 1 of their Western Conference Quarterfinal series at the Pepsi Center. Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog scored his first career playoff goal to open the scoring. Watch the game live NOW on TSN or on TSN GO. In other playoff action, the Chicago Blackhawks are tied with the St. Louis Blues 3-3 heading into overtime. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
The Best For Last
Brad Richards and Derek Stepan scored power-play goals 47 seconds apart in the third period, and the New York Rangers beat Philadelphia 4-1 in the playoff opener on Thursday night to stretch their home-winning streak over the rival Flyers to nine games. The teams were locked in a 1-1 tie when Jason Akeson - playing in just his third career NHL game - was given a double high-sticking penalty for clipping Rangers forward Carl Hagelin with 7:35 remaining. Full Story.
Spread the Love
There are two ways to look at Dale Weise scoring the Game 1 overtime winner for the Montreal Canadiens. From a glass-half-empty perspective, the Habs probably shouldn't have needed the fourth-liner to score after outshooting the Tampa Bay Lightning by more than double in regulation and dominating the play. From a glass-half-full perspective, they can be thankful they spread the scoring around five different players. Full Story.
C'Mon, Ref! - TSN hockey analyst and former NHL referee Kerry Fraser answers a question that asks if the league mandates officials to loosen the reins on the rules come playoff time and explains what the standards for officiating are in the postseason. More...
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On Saturday, Tampa Bay Lightning forward Ryan Malone was arrested on charges of cocaine possession and driving under the influence. The charges laid on him are very serious, particularly in the case of cocaine possession. More...
- [G] Tuukka Rask, Boston
- [D] Erik Karlsson, Ottawa
- [LW] Alexander Steen, St. Louis
- [C] Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh
- [RW] Corey Perry, Anaheim
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Overtime. Apr.16th 2014. Montréal Canadiens 5, Tampa Bay Lightning 4 OT. stars: Weise, Stamkos, Vanek. Play-by-play: J.Bartlett. Analysis: S.Momesso.
3rd Period. Apr.16th 2014. Montréal Canadiens at Tampa Bay Lightning. Play-by-play: John Bartlett. Analysis: Sergio Momesso.