Covering the NHL Playoffs

Wednesday, Jun 12, 2013 at 04:11 PM EDT

Jagr First Stanley Cup Finals in 21 Years

Jagr First Stanley Cup Finals in 21 Years

Bruins' Jaromir Jagr, 41, will be returning to the finals for the first time since 1992. That year, 20-year-old Jagr won his second title with the Pittsburgh Penguins, beating the Blackhawks.

Saturday, Jun 8, 2013 at 12:00 AM EDT

Bruins Defeat Penguins 1-0, Head to Stanley Cup

Bruins Defeat Penguins 1-0, Head to Stanley Cup

The Boston Bruins won the Eastern Conference finals 4-0 and held the high-scoring Penguins to just two goals in the stunning sweep.

Friday, May 24, 2013 at 04:38 AM EDT

Red Wings and Kings Shut Out Opponents, Rangers Win in OT

Red Wings and Kings Shut Out Opponents, Rangers Win in OT

Jakub Kindl scored on a power play in the second period, Daniel Cleary had an empty-net goal and Jimmy Howard made 27 saves to help the Detroit Red Wings hold on for a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on...

Tuesday, Jun 25, 2013 at 12:42 AM EDT
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By Patrick Hickey

Best of the NHL Playoffs

When the beards grow in and the fans go extra crazy, the NHL playoffs are a wild... See Full Gallery

Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 09:35 AM EDT

Penguins top Islanders in Game 1; Sharks, Bruins win, too

Penguins top Islanders in Game 1; Sharks, Bruins win, too

In game 1 of the NHL playoffs, the Penguins beat the Islanders, Bruins beat the Maple Leafs, and the Sharks beat the Canucks.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 03:05 PM EDT

Penguins' Crosby Out for Penguins Playoff Opener

Penguins' Crosby Out for Penguins Playoff Opener

The Pittsburgh Penguins will begin their quest for a Stanley Cup without Sidney Crosby. Crosby said Wednesday that a broken jaw will keep him out of Pittsburgh's playoff opener against the New York...

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Police: Man Killed Employer's Wife, Then Himself

Police: Man Killed Employer's Wife, Then Himself

Police believe a man killed his employer's wife and then himself in Potomac, Maryland.

13-Year-Old Girl Missing From D.C.

13-Year-Old Girl Missing From D.C.

Destiny Burton was last seen in the 1400 block of Howard Road SE. She was carrying a Hello Kitty book bag, and was wearing a white shirt, black sweater, blue pants and a pink headband.

Michael Gardner Charged in New Sex Abuse Case

Michael Gardner Charged in New Sex Abuse Case

A former Democratic official whose conviction for of abusing girls at his daughter's slumber party was overturned is facing a charge in a new case, officials announced Wednesday.

Forensics at Center of Missing U.Va. Student Case

Forensics at Center of Missing U.Va. Student Case

The lawyer for the man charged in a UVa. student's disappearance says police haven't told him what evidence they have against his client.

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

What You Need to Know: How the Ebola Virus Is Spread

The first confirmed case of Ebola in the United States immediately sparked concerns about who may have been exposed, and helped shed light on how the potentially deadly virus is, and isn't, spread....

Family: "Purge" Movie Led to Six Flags Fight

Family: "Purge" Movie Led to Six Flags Fight

A spokesperson for the family of a boy beaten at Six Flags America believes a movie plot may have motivated chaos that sent him and two other teenagers to the hospital Saturday night.