Posts Tagged Men’s hockey

Rangers come up a game short of playoff for The Cup again

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) reacts as defenseman Dan Girardi (5) congratulates Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) after the Lightning beat the Rangers 2-0 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 29, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — After losing the Stanley Cup final to the Los Angeles Kings last season, the New York Rangers came into the season with a simple motto: “Change the finish.”

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Lightning strike: Tampa Bay beats Rangers, will play for Cup

Tampa Bay Lightning center Valtteri Filppula (51), center Steven Stamkos (91) and center Alex Killorn (17) celebrate a third period goal by Killorn against the New York Rangers  during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 29, 2015, in New York.  (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning will play for the Stanley Cup, winning their third straight game at Madison Square Garden 2-0 on Friday night to beat the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals in seven games.

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Coyotes reinstate radio analyst Nick Boynton

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes reinstated radio analyst Nick Boynton on Friday, two months after the former NHL defenseman was suspended following his arrest at a Buffalo, New York, casino.

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NHL combine shifts from ballroom to arena with Buffalo move

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel’s presence alone at the NHL’s pre-draft scouting combine next week is enough to spur league-wide buzz.

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UND defenseman Jordan Schmaltz signs with St. Louis Blues

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — University of North Dakota hockey defenseman Jordan Schmaltz is skipping his senior season to turn pro.

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