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Eastern Conference (NHL)

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  • Kelly's Late Goal Lifts Bruins In Opener

    BOSTON An ineffective power play and a stagnant attack ruined the Flyers' season opener Wednesday night at TD Garden. So did Chris Kelly. With 1 minute, 51 seconds left in regulation, Kelly's goal gave the Boston Bruins a 2-1 win before a frenzied...
  • LATEST LINE

    --------------------------------------- --------------------------------------- By J. McCarthy --------------------------------------- Boston is 42-15 its last 57 home games. The Bruins are 52-24 their last 76 games versus an Eastern Conference...
  • Preview: Canadiens at Maple Leafs

    A surprising run to the Eastern Conference final last season has only served to raise expectations for the Montreal Canadiens, who open the 2014-15 campaign with a visit to the archrival Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night. The opposite holds true...
  • Philadelphia Flyers hoping for faster start for 2014

    Despite all the adversity put on the Philadelphia Flyers' plate last season, they still managed to find their way into the playoffs. This time around, with a captain who says he's a 100 percent (he wasn't at the start of last year), stability at the...
  • NHL team-by-team preview: Eastern Conference

    In order of last year's finish ATLANTIC DIVISION Boston Bruins Last season: 54-19-9 (lost to Montreal in conference semifinals) Coach: Claude Julien (8th season with Boston, 310-163-65; 429-249-10-88 overall). Top returning players: G Tuukka Rask...
  • Blues set season-opening roster

    The Sports Xchange Blues set season-opening roster The St. Louis Blues finalized their 23-man roster for opening night by assigning defensemen Chris Butler and Petteri Lindbohm and forward Dmitrij Jaskin to the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey...
  • Rangers name D McDonagh captain

    The Sports Xchange Rangers name D McDonagh captain The New York Rangers announced Monday that defenseman Ryan McDonagh was appointed the 27th captain in team history. "Ryan McDoagh exemplifies what we want a New York Ranger to be," New York president...
  • Profiles of Eastern Conference teams

    (Reuters) - Following are brief profiles of the 16 teams in the Eastern Conference ahead of the 2014-15 National Hockey League (NHL) season. - - ATLANTIC DIVISION BOSTON BRUINS Head coach: Claude Julien 2013-14 record: 54-19-9 (Eastern champions beat...
  • NHL Eastern Conference team previews and predictions

    Scoring champion and MVP Sidney Crosby and goal-scoring champ Alexander Ovechkin have more in common than shiny trophies. Both Crosby’s Pittsburgh Penguins and Ovechkin’s Washington Capitals have a new coach and general manager. The...
  • NHL preview: Five questions about the Eastern Conference

    1. New coach, general manager in Pittsburgh — new direction? Another early playoff exit cost Coach Dan Bylsma and General Manager Ray Shero their jobs, taken by Mike Johnston and Jim Rutherford, respectively. They must resolve defensive chaos, a...
  • Islanders acquire Boychuk from Bruins

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 1: trade is official; adds details Islanders acquire Boychuk from Bruins The New York Islanders acquired defenseman Johnny Boychuk from the Boston Bruins on Saturday in exchange for three draft picks. The...