Paul Stastny took a shot right at the start of the second period for Vegas, but Khudobin was able to put his glove down. In the opening seconds of the game, Nate Schmidt’s one-timer was gloved by Khudobin, who was partially screened and still made the save. … [Read more...] about Stars on to Stanley Cup Final after 3-2 OT win over Vegas
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Defensive coordinator Robert Saleh said, smiling, in late August that he’s yet to move on from a defeat that caused him to lay “in bed for a couple weeks.” Lynch, who won the only Super Bowl he participated in as a player (with Tampa Bay in 2003), noted he was part of two conference championship losses that have left scars. … [Read more...] about 49ers’ ‘unfinished business’: Will bitter loss fuel another Super Bowl run?
Raptors: Marc Gasol was scoreless and didn't play in the final 20 minutes. VanVleet was the only Toronto starter to appear in the fourth. ... Toronto is 9-10 all-time when facing elimination, as will be the case Wednesday. The Raptors went 1-0 last season in win-or-else games, that being the Game 7 triumph over Philadelphia in the East semifinals. … [Read more...] about Celtics roll in Game 5, take 3-2 series lead on Raptors
Mayfield opened the scoring with his first career playoff goal 9:27 into the game. The Islanders worked the puck around the top to Mayfield at the right point, from where he had plenty of room to skate in and snap a shot in off the far post, with Mathew Barzal causing havoc in front. … [Read more...] about Philadelphia Flyers Shut Out By Thomas Greiss, East Finals-Bound New York Islanders In Game 7
The Flyers did get an emotional boost when Oskar Lindblom returned to the lineup for Game 6, just two months after completing treatments for a rare form of bone cancer, but they weren’t able to play long enough for him to help try to end the franchise’s title drought that dates to 1975. … [Read more...] about Disappointing Game 7 Loss Leaves Flyers With Major Questions