- Boston's Lucic fined $5,000 for spearing Updated: Apr-19-14 3:39 pm
- Big names among prospective Buffalo Bills buyers Updated: Apr-19-14 2:29 pm
- Detroit gains home-ice advantage, tops Boston 1-0 Updated: Apr-19-14 3:15 am
- Datsyuk's late goal lifts Detroit over Boston 1-0 Updated: Apr-18-14 11:44 pm
- Canadiens top Lightning again for 2-0 series lead Updated: Apr-18-14 11:33 pm
- Lundqvist has records, now wants Stanley Cup ring Updated: Apr-18-14 7:06 pm
- Flyers could have G Steve Mason back for Game 2 Updated: Apr-18-14 4:05 pm
- Smith brothers to meet in playoffs for 1st time Updated: Apr-18-14 3:35 am
- Penguins nip Blue Jackets 4-3 in series opener Updated: Apr-16-14 11:34 pm
- Bruins' Bergeron gets boost from Olympics Updated: Apr-16-14 4:45 pm
- Sabres coach Nolan shuffling staff of assistants Updated: Apr-16-14 3:26 pm
- Muller: No word from management on job status Updated: Apr-16-14 12:12 pm
- Panthers jump Sabres to win NHL draft lottery Updated: Apr-15-14 9:59 pm
- Sabres looking to rebuild quickly Updated: Apr-15-14 9:29 pm
- Laviolette will coach US at world championships Updated: Apr-15-14 7:00 pm
- Hoisting the Cup without a hot goalie hard to do Updated: Apr-15-14 6:21 pm
- Flyers goalie Steve Mason iffy for playoffs Updated: Apr-15-14 6:12 pm
- Blue Jackets don't mind all those who doubt them Updated: Apr-15-14 5:13 pm
- Flyers turn worst start into postseason berth Updated: Apr-14-14 8:44 pm
- Isles have strong finish to disappointing season Updated: Apr-14-14 6:57 pm
- Real season just beginning for Penguins Updated: Apr-14-14 6:47 pm
- Blue Jackets say just making playoffs not enough Updated: Apr-14-14 5:39 pm
- Bruins bring experience to NHL playoffs Updated: Apr-14-14 5:39 pm
- Ovechkin says Capitals are in 'middle of nowhere' Updated: Apr-14-14 4:56 pm
- Sabres hope they've bottomed out with season over Updated: Apr-14-14 4:50 pm
BUFFALO, New York - Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly is prepared to make a bid to buy the Buffalo Bills. Donald Trump's on board, too.
BOSTON - The Boston Bruins worked all season to get home-ice advantage throughout the playoffs.
TAMPA, Florida - The Montreal Canadiens are gaining confidence with every playoff victory.
TORONTO - Growing up in Toronto's Mimico neighborhood, Brendan and Reilly Smith never played organized hockey together. Just everything else.
PITTSBURGH - Columbus coach Todd Richards insists his upstart team isn't in the playoffs "just to go to school."
BUFFALO, New York - The overhaul is continuing in Buffalo after Sabres coach Ted Nolan purged most of his staff of assistants on Wednesday.
NHL draft lottery losers last year, the Florida Panthers had their number come up this year.
BUFFALO, New York - Tim Murray's vision of rebuilding the Buffalo Sabres involves several things.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado - Longtime NHL coach Peter Laviolette will lead Team USA at the IIHF World Championships next month in Minsk, Belarus.
The NHL playoffs have arrived, which means it's time for the goalies to get going.
VOORHEES, New Jersey - Steve Mason kept the Philadelphia Flyers afloat when they struggled early in the season. Now they may have to start the playoffs without their No. 1 goalie.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets don't mind all the doubters.
PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia Flyers turned the worst start in team history all the way into another playoff berth.
UNIONDALE, New York - The New York Islanders finally found their stride, it just came way too late to salvage this non-playoff season.
PITTSBURGH - The statistics are gaudy.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have never won a playoff game.
BOSTON - The Boston Bruins had the NHL's best record, allowed the second fewest goals and scored the third most.
ARLINGTON, Virginia - Explaining early playoff exits became an annual, awkward task for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. This season, for the first time since 2007, they didn't even make the postseason, so now there's something new: real uncertainty.