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Hall of Famer Pronovost dies

Marcel Pronovost, 2006

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NHL Hall of Fame defenseman Marcel Pronovost died Sunday. He was 84.

Crawford gets start in goal vs. Wild

Corey Crawford, Chicago Blackhawks goalie

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Chicago goalie Corey Crawford will be back in net when the Blackhawks face the Minnesota Wild in the teams' Central Division Championship series later this week.

Canadiens close out Senators with 2-0 victory

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The Montreal Canadiens were finally able to close out the Ottawa Senators on Sunday night at Canadian Tire Centre.

Wild beats Blues 4-1 to advance

Minnesota Wild, Zach Parise celebrates goal

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Minnesota Wild left winger Zach Parise had a pair of goals as his team clinched a playoff series on home ice for the first time in franchise history, beating the St. Louis Blues 4-1 on Sunday, and winning their Western Conference playoff series 4-2.

Predators D Weber out for rest of series

Shea Weber, Nashville Predators

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The Nashville Predators said Friday that star defenseman Shea Weber will not play in the rest of the playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks.

NHL roundup: Lightning storm back in Detroit

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Tyler Johnson's second goal of the game, 2:25 into overtime, completed the Tampa Bay Lightning's comeback from a two-goal deficit, and gave them a 3-2 win against the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday at Joe Louis Arena to tie the Eastern Conference first-round playoff series at 2-2.

Bergeron, Kopitar, Toews named Selke finalists

Patrice Bergeron, Boston Bruins

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Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron, Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar and Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews were announced Wednesday as the finalists for the NHL's Selke Trophy.

NHL roundup: Ducks sweep Jets to advance

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Ducks center Ryan Kesler scored a pair of third-period goals to spark Anaheim to a 5-2 triumph over the Winnipeg Jets to wrap up a four-game sweep in the opening-round Western Conference playoff series.

NHL roundup: Blackhawks win marathon game vs. Predators

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Goalie Scott Darling stopped 50 of 52 shots, while defenseman Brent Seabrook's goal exactly one minute into a third overtime led the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2 victory over the Nashville Predators in a four-plus hour game on Tuesday at the United Center.

Las Vegas ticket drive expected to top 11,000

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The trial season-ticket drive for a possible NHL franchise in Las Vegas is expected to top the 11,000 mark.

NHL roundup: With OT win, Ducks grab 3-0 lead

Anaheim Ducks, game-winning goal

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Right winger Rickard Rakell scored on a deflection at 5:12 of overtime Monday night to lift the Anaheim Ducks to a 5-4 victory over the Winnipeg Jets and a stranglehold on their first-round Western Conference playoff series.

Sharks, McLellan part ways after 7 seasons

Todd McLellan, San Jose Sharks coach

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The San Jose Sharks and head coach Todd McLellan have mutually agreed to part ways after seven seasons, the team announced Monday.

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