Posts Tagged Stanley Cup Finals

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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Sharks officially announce Peter DeBoer hired as new coach

In this Dec. 21, 2013, file photo, then-New Jersey Devils head coach Peter DeBoer directs his team in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Washington Capitals in Washington. The San Jose Sharks will hire Peter DeBoer as their new head coach.  A person familiar with the search said Wednesday, May 27, 2015,  that DeBoer will be formally introduced later this week. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team had not announced the hire yet. ESPN first reported the move.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks have officially hired former New Jersey and Florida coach Peter DeBoer to replace the departed Todd McLellan.

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Lightning and Rangers headed to Game 7 in wild series

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop (30) lies on the ice after allowing a goal during the third period of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. The Rangers defeated the Lightning 7-3. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

NEW YORK (AP) — Six games into the Eastern Conference finals, the New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning have taught hockey fans to expect the unexpected.

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AP Source: Sharks to hire Peter DeBoer as head coach

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks will hire Peter DeBoer as their new head coach.

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Ducks Ds causing problems for Blackhawks

Anaheim Ducks left wing Patrick Maroon (19) is surrounded by his teammates after scoring against the Chicago Blackhawks in the third period in Game 5 of the Western Conference final of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Monday, May 25, 2015, in Anaheim, Calif. Anaheim won 5-4 in overtime. (Michael Goulding/The Orange County Register via AP)

CHICAGO (AP) — Anaheim stars Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler are drawing a lot of attention in the Western Conference finals. When the Ducks’ defensemen join the attack, it presents a big problem for the Chicago Blackhawks.

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