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Canadiens hope to build on win against Lightning

Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price (31) stops Tampa Bay Lightning center Nate Thompson (44) on a breakaway in overtime of Game 1 of a first-round NHL hockey playoff series on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. The Canadiens won the game 5-4. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Carey Price concedes that failing to protect a pair of third-period leads is not a formula for success in the NHL playoffs.

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Bruins set for fresh start after regular season

Boston Bruins' David Krejci (46) celebrates his goal with teammates during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres in Boston, Saturday, April 12, 2014. The Bruins won 4-1. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins won the Presidents’ Trophy by leading the NHL with 117 points.

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Oshie ruled out for Blues playoff opener

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues have ruled out forward T.J. Oshie for their playoff opener against the Chicago Blackhawks, but Vladimir Tarasenko is set to return after missing 15 games with a broken thumb.

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Mitchell, Sarich out for Avs vs. Wild

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche will be without forward John Mitchell and defenseman Cory Sarich in Game 1 of their playoff series against Minnesota on Thursday night.

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UND goalie Gothberg to return for junior season

In this April 10, 2014 file photo, North Dakota goalie Zane Gothberg looks for the puck after having his masked knocked off during an NCAA men's college hockey Frozen Four tournament game against Minnesota in Philadelphia. Gothberg, who helped lead North Dakota to the NCAA Frozen Four, announced Wednesday, April 16, 2014, that he would return for his junior season. He was also named the National Collegiate Hockey Conference player of the month for March/April. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola, File)

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The goalie who helped lead the University of North Dakota to the NCAA Frozen Four is sticking around.

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