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  • Home-ice advantage overrated in Wild-Blues series

    NHL teams play all season for home-ice advantage. Only to give it away. It hasn't meant much at all in the Wild-Blues first-round Western Conference series. The teams have traded victories the first five games, three of them coming on the road, sending...
  • Keith scores, Blackhawks eliminate Predators with 4-3 win

    Duncan Keith waited and waited for just the right moment, and then unloaded. Another big goal for Chicago's top defenseman moved the Blackhawks into the second round of the playoffs. Keith scored at 16:12 of the third, and Chicago overcame a brutal...
  • Wild beat Blues 4-1 behind Dubnyk, take 3-2 series lead

    Devan Dubnyk forgot all about that six-goal embarrassment. The Minnesota Wild goalie with the short memory led his team to its biggest road win yet this season. "I can't go out and be a hero if I don't get the opportunity," said Dubnyk, who led the...
  • Ducks have time to ponder next opponent after first-round sweep

    Ducks have time to ponder next opponent after first-round sweep
    The Ducks looked to the second round Thursday and couldn't miss who might be awaiting. Calgary goaltender Jonas Hiller was in Anaheim's net for 326 games before this season, when he left via free agency. "So far, Hilly's played great, and we've seen...
  • Ducks await next opponent after finishing sweep of Jets

    After making quick work of the Winnipeg Jets, the Anaheim Ducks now get a chance to relax and regroup before the next round of the playoffs. Ryan Kesler scored twice in the third period and Anaheim beat Winnipeg 5-2 on Wednesday night to sweep their...
  • Ducks are moving on after finishing sweep of Jets with 5-2 win

    Ducks are moving on after finishing sweep of Jets with 5-2 win
    If the first dagger wasn't enough -- and it almost wasn't against the resilient Winnipeg Jets -- the Ducks' Ryan Kesler made certain to apply the finishing touch. Kesler scored twice in the third period, twice giving the Ducks two-goal leads and some...
  • Blackhawks assert 3-1 lead won't lessen resolve to close out series

    Blackhawks assert 3-1 lead won't lessen resolve to close out series
    Standing at the lectern moments after his team had suffered a heartbreaking — and series altering — triple-overtime loss to the Blackhawks, Predators coach Peter Laviolette wanted to make one thing clear. "Our guys are a resilient group,"...
  • Blues blast Wild 6-1 in Game 4

    ST. PAUL, Minn. Order has been restored with the Blues, and in more ways than one. The Blues' top players finally checked into the Western Conference playoff series and the result was an emphatic 6-1 victory in Game 4 that has tied the series at two...
  • Marathon man Duncan Keith rarin' to go after logging 46 minutes in Game 4

    Marathon man Duncan Keith rarin' to go after logging 46 minutes in Game 4
    Just a little more than 12 hours after logging a game-high 46 minutes, 19 seconds of ice time during the Blackhawks' stimulating triple-overtime victory over the Predators in Game 4 on Tuesday night/Wednesday morning, Duncan Keith already was talking...
  • Ducks clinch top seed in West, defeating Arizona Coyotes, 2-1

    Ducks clinch top seed in West, defeating Arizona Coyotes, 2-1
    Rediscovering the toughness, skill and defensive attention that made them division winners, the Ducks on Saturday earned the Western Conference’s No. 1 seed. Anaheim imposed its physical strength on last-place Arizona, limiting the Coyotes to 13...
  • Takeaways from Ducks' 2-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes

    Takeaways from Ducks' 2-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes
    There was a distinct sentiment of "Let’s get on with this," following the Ducks’ 2-1 victory┬áin Arizona on Saturday night, a win that earned them the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference. The 82-game regular season -- a formality, given...