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Datsyuk may seal the deal

PITTSBURGH – Nobody would come out and say Pavel Datsyuk will definitely play in Game 4, but ask yourself: If he isn’t going to play, would the Red Wings have …


Penguins get back in series

PITTSBURGH – Sergei Gonchar said it once, then repeated it again a few seconds later as he tried pumping some confidence into some discouraged teammates: It’s not over. Thanks to …


Osgood has Detroit winging

DETROIT – Red Wings goaltender Chris Osgood and general manager Ken Holland have known each other for more than two decades. If Osgood isn’t a Hall of Famer in another …


Wings head to Pittsburgh with 2-0 lead over Penguins

DETROIT – The Red Wings found a perfect way to move halfway to a repeat – beat the Pittsburgh Penguins back-to-back. So much for Detroit being old, beaten down and …


Penguins earn return trip to Cup finals

RALEIGH, N.C. – Sidney Crosby saved his most daring move for after the game: He spurned hockey superstition and hoisted the Prince of Wales Trophy. If he keeps playing like …


Carolina needs All-Star Staal to produce

RALEIGH, N.C. – It’s been five months since Eric Staal went this long between goals. If the All-Star center doesn’t start producing soon, he might have to wait that long …


In brief: Cleary scores twice as Red Wings beat Blackhawks

Dan Cleary was close to being an ex-NHL player when the league emerged from the lockout four years ago. The Detroit Red Wings gave him another shot. The gritty forward …


Commentary: You, too, can be an NHL expert

The NHL playoffs began Wednesday night. What, you hadn’t noticed?


NHL gears up for playoffs

UNIONDALE, N.Y. – Most of the late-season NHL drama was gone before the curtain closed Sunday on the regular season. That didn’t make it any less special for the 16 …


Leafs edge Braves in playoff series opener

The top-seeded Nelson Leafs got goals from four players en route to a 4-3 victory over the fourth-seeded Spokane Braves in Game 1 of their best-of-7 Kootenay International Junior Hockey …


Crosby-Ovechkin rivalry gets physical

WASHINGTON – After a little push-and-shove, Sidney Crosby was still running his mouth, even as his helmet came off and a linesman tried to push him back toward the bench. …


Kovalev leads East to win in NHL All-star game

MONTREAL – The home of hockey produced an All-Star shootout from start to finish. All that was missing was Rocket Richard. In the city where the NHL was born 92 …


Legends on hand in Montreal

MONTREAL – Jean Beliveau has fond memories of taking part in the various NHL All-Star game formats that spanned his Hall of Fame career with the Montreal Canadiens. “I remember …


Players hurt in silence

NEW YORK – Just as no kid wants to walk through the halls of high school with a “kick me” sign taped to his back, NHL teams have gone to …


NHL’s Winter Classic takes over Wrigley Field

Wrigley Field hosting a hockey game almost sounds sacrilegious. But that’s what will happen Thursday when a baseball shrine hosts this season’s Winter Classic, a matchup between the Chicago Blackhawks …


Conklin a fixture outdoors

If teams are looking for a chance to play outside and make a run at the conference finals, they should turn a watchful eye toward journeyman goalie Ty Conklin. Conklin …