Posts Tagged Men’s hockey

Keith scores, Blackhawks eliminate Predators with 4-3 win

Chicago Blackhawks left wing Patrick Sharp, right, celebrates with defenseman Duncan Keith after scoring a goal during the first period in Game 6 of an NHL Western Conference hockey playoff series against the Nashville Predators, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

CHICAGO (AP) — Duncan Keith scored at 16:12 of the third, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Saturday night to win their first-round playoff series 4-2.

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Islanders beat Capitals 3-1 to force Game 7

New York Islanders center Brock Nelson (29) and Ryan Strome, right, celebrate a first period goal by center John Tavares against the Washington Capitals during Game 6 during the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Uniondale, N.Y. Strome had an assist on the goal. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Islanders captain John Tavares was still attempting to gather his bearings after being leveled in the corner, when he heard the familiar — and welcome — roar go up inside the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum for what could be the last time.

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Penguins searching for answers after quick playoff exit

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) looks at the scoreboard after the New York Rangers scored in overtime to win Game 5 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, April 24, 2015, in New York. The Rangers advanced to the second round after winning 2-1. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby wasn’t making excuses so much as stating the obvious.

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Islanders down another defenseman: de Haan ruled out vs Caps

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders have lost another defenseman, with Calvin de Haan ruled out of Game 6 against the Washington Capitals.

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Rangers head to 2nd round, await Capitals or Islanders

The New York Rangers celebrate after beating the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 in overtime of Game 5 in the first round of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, April 24, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers aren’t accustomed to this.

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