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Video: Senators score twice to take 2-1 lead in Game 6
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The Ottawa Senators have defied odds during the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and they’ve done so with what’s often been an ice-cold power play. They finally struck gold on the man advantage on Tuesday, and at a key moment. The Pittsburgh Penguins were dominating

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Penguins pulverize Senators to take 3-2 series lead
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Pittsburgh leads the series 3-2 and can clinch a spot in the Stanley Cup Final on Tuesday in Ottawa. Murray, making his second start after being injured most of the postseason, made 25 saves. Sidney Crosby, Bryan Rust and Phil Kessel each had a goal and an assist, and Carter Rowney and Evgeni Malkin each […]

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Penguins dominate Senators in Game 5 to take 3-2 series lead
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PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Penguins are one win away from a return trip to the Stanley Cup Final. The defending champions pounced on the Ottawa Senators early in a 7-0 demolition in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals Sunday to take a 3-2 series lead. Sidney Crosby scored for a third consecutive game as […]

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Rinne, depth helps Predators top Ducks in Game 5 to take lead in West final
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Pontus Aberg's first career postseason goal lifted the Nashville Predators to a 3-1 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final Saturday night against the Ducks in Anaheim. The Predators are now one win away from reaching the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in franchise history. Anaheim jumped out to a 1-0 […]

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Stanley Cup playoffs: Senators blow out Penguins to take series lead
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The Ottawa Senators sent the Eastern Conference finals series into a frenzy with a five-goal outburst against reigning NHL Stanley Cup champions the Pittsburgh Penguins. Ottawa posted a comprehensive 5-1 game-three win on Wednesday to take a 2-1 series lead against the Penguins. The Sens were quick to disprove critics of the dull, bend-but-do not break trap system […]

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Quick start propels Senators to Game 3 win, series lead over Penguins
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There are fast starts, and then there’s what the Ottawa Senators pulled off on Wednesday night in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Final. Within the first 12:52 of the hockey game, the Senators jumped out to a 4-0 lead on the Pittsburgh Penguins at Canadian Tire Centre, sending the home crowd into an absolute […]

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Senators dominate Penguins in Game 3, take series lead
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The Ottawa Senators put the Pittsburgh Penguins away in the first period of Game 3, jetting out to a 4-0 lead and never looking back in a 5-1 victory, to take a 2-1 Eastern Conference Final lead on Wednesday night. Mike Hoffman, Mark Methot, Derek Brassard and Zach Smith scored in the first 12 minutes […]

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Preds rally, beat Ducks 2-1 to take 2-1 Western finals lead
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Roman Josi scored a power-play goal with 2:43 left, and the Nashville Predators rallied to beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 Tuesday in their first-ever home game in the Western Conference finals. The Predators grabbed a 2-1 lead in the series with their 10th straight home win in the postseason going back to last season. Filip […]

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Predators mince Ducks to take series lead
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Roman Josi scored on a power play late in the third period to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks and a 2-1 series lead in their Western Conference finals. Anaheim had led 1-0 through 40 minutes but lost for the first time in the postseason when defending a lead in […]

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[Bits] Nelson, Lee lead; Three Thoughts; Preseason at the Bridge
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Hockey news and notes for Islanders fans.

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Conn Smythe Watch: Rinne, Karlsson lead MVP race
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Our last Conn Smythe Watch had Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators leading the field for Stanley Cup Playoffs MVP. Is he still the top choice as we head into the conference finals? Here’s how we see the field through the first two rounds. Please keep

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Penguins resolve put to the test as they try to avoid blowing 3-1 series lead
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It’s always said that the fourth win in a playoff series is the hardest one to get. The Pittsburgh Penguins are finding out right now just how hard it can be after missing yet another opportunity to close out the Washington Capitals on Monday night, dropping a 5-2 decision that was not anywhere near as […]

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