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NHL Diary: Second Round of Playoffs Begins To Take Shape

The second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs is beginning to take shape.

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NHL: Alfredsson Returns To Wings, Bertuzzi Out

The Detroit Red Wings are fighting for their playoff lives today and Daniel Alfredsson will be in the line up to help them stave off elimination. For more on this story visit: Joe Yerdon, ProHockey Talk

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NHL Diary: Bruins Rally Late, Take 3-1 Series Lead

Welcome to the “Morning Skate: Stanley Cup Playoffs Edition,” a daily collection of the latest news and

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Bishop, Rask, Varlamov Voted Vezina Trophy Finalists

Semyon Varlamov of the Colorado Avalanche, Tuuka Rask of the Boston Bruins, Ben Bishop

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NHL Diary: Lightning Behind The Puck

MORNING SKATE: STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS EDITION – APRIL 21, 2014SUNDAY’S RESULTS (Home Team in Caps) Philadelphia 4, NY RANGERS 2 – series tied 1-1 BOSTON 4, Detroit 1 – series tied 1-1 MONTREAL 3, Tampa Bay 2 – MTL

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NHL: Red Wings Stun B’s, Take 1-0 Lead

The Detroit Red Wings have stunned the Boston Bruins in their first playoff game since 1957. The Wings were able to win a goalie duel and take a 1-0 win as well as a 1-0 lead in the series.

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VIDEO: Bruins’ Lucic Fined $5k For Spearing of Redwings Dekeyser

Boston Bruins Milan Lucic decided to spear Detroit Redwings Danny DeKeyser. Lucic has since been fined $5,000 for the alterication.    

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Bruins Are The Hottest Team Entering the Stanley Cup Playoffs

No big surprise... the Boston Bruins enter the playoffs as the hottest team in the NHL.

Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup in 2011 and Vegas odds makers like them to do it again in 2014.

NHL Playoffs: Vegas likes Boston to win it all

As the Tampa Bay Lightning get ready to open the 2013-2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs  by hosting  Montreal at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Wednesday night. They do so as a decided underdog, the Las Vegas odds makers

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Ranking The Top 8 Hottest Teams Entering The Playoffs

Timing is everything, and catching fire right before the playoffs can make the difference between a deep run and an early exit. A hot stretch to end the regular season not only suggests that everything is working, but gives