• McDavid among finalists for Calder Trophy as NHL top rookie

    NEW YORK (AP) — Edmonton forward Connor McDavid, Philadelphia defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere and Chicago forward Artemi Panarin are the finalists for the Calder Trophy for the NHL’s top rookie.

  • Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik (44) levels Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta (3) with a high hit during the first period of Game 2 in an NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference semifinal series Saturday, April 30, 2016 in Washington. Pittsburgh won 2-1. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

    Hit on Maatta and late shoves put Orpik under microscope

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik was suspended three games for his late hit to the head of Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta.

  • Doughty, Karlsson, Burns finalists for Norris Trophy

    NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles’ Drew Doughty, Ottawa’s Erik Karlsson and San Jose’s Brent Burns are the finalists for the James Norris Memorial Trophy as the NHL’s top defenseman.

  • In this March 20, 2016 file photo, Washington Capitals' Mike Weber (6) and Pittsburgh Penguins' Bryan Rust (17) collide in the goal cage behind Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh. Sidney Crosby vs. Alex Ovechkin, Alex Ovechkin vs. Sidney Crosby. But the second-round playoff series between the Penguins and Capitals goes beyond the two NHL superstars.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

    Bishop, Holtby, Quick are Vezina Trophy finalists

    NEW YORK (AP) — Tampa Bay’s Ben Bishop, Washington’s Braden Holtby and Los Angeles’ Jonathan Quick are the finalists for the Vezina Trophy as the NHL’s top goalie.