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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Cantor to Resign From Congress August 18

Cantor to Resign From Congress August 18

U.S. Rep. Eric Cantor tells a Virginia newspaper he will resign his seat in the House of Representatives months earlier than expected.

Pregnant Va. Woman Dies After Allergic Reaction to Wasps

Pregnant Va. Woman Dies After Allergic Reaction to Wasps

A Virginia mother of four children passed away Monday after her family says she suffered an allergic reaction to wasp stings.

Hyattsville Water Main Break Will Affect Friday Commute

Hyattsville Water Main Break Will Affect Friday Commute

Officials estimate 6 million gallons of water were lost in a Hyattsville water main break Thursday afternoon.

Daughter Charged in Mom's Murder at Columbia Heights Apt.

Daughter Charged in Mom's Murder at Columbia Heights Apt.

A 54-year-old long-time resident of Columbia Heights was found dead inside her apartment Thursday -- the woman's daughter has been charged with the murder.

D.C. Official Investigated for Possible Hate Crime

D.C. Official Investigated for Possible Hate Crime

A local elected official is charged with assault after an incident police are investigating as a hate crime.

McDonnell Trial Judge: "I Can't Take Another Second"

McDonnell Trial Judge: "I Can't Take Another Second"

Former Star Scientific CEO Jonnie Williams will take the stand for a third day in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife after the judge cut off defense questioning...