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 Islanders...

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Rape Suspect a Person of Interest in More Cases

Rape Suspect a Person of Interest in More Cases

The suspect arrested in a Maryland rape is also a person of interest in three other cases, say Prince George's County Police.

Oops! Dump Truck Gets Stuck Under Overpass

Oops! Dump Truck Gets Stuck Under Overpass

Authorities in Maryland say a contract dump truck got stuck under an overpass along the Capital Beltway, causing backups on the inner loop.

Mom Convicted of Attempted Kidnapping From Dulles

Mom Convicted of Attempted Kidnapping From Dulles

A mother whose plane was turned around after she tried to take her 4-year-old son to China was convicted Friday of attempted international parental kidnapping.

16-Year-Old Girl Missing From Takoma Park

16-Year-Old Girl Missing From Takoma Park

Lanyia Cooper was last seen in the 700 block of Hudson Avenue in Takoma Park around 11:40 p.m. Thursday.

Local Scientists, NFL, GE Team Up to Prevent Concussions

Local Scientists, NFL, GE Team Up to Prevent Concussions

More than 170,000 kids visit the emergency room every year for sports-related traumatic brain injuries, including concussions. But now, local scientists are working to protect young brains.

Selma to Montgomery March 50th Anniversary: By the Numbers

Selma to Montgomery March 50th Anniversary: By the Numbers

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., leaders of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and members of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee made Selma, Alabama, the center of their voter registration...