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Bruins advance to Finals

Bruins advance to Finals

BOSTON – The Bruins’ defense shut down the potent Pittsburgh Penguins throughout the Eastern Conference finals. Then a Boston defense-

Bruins cruise to 2-0 lead

PITTSBURGH – Boston strong indeed.Brad Marchand scored twice during a four-goal first period, and th…

As expected, Gulutzan fired

FRISCO, Texas – Glen Gulutzan couldn’t end the longest playoff drought in franchise history for the Dallas Stars and the second-year coach d…

Crosby out with broken jaw

PITTSBURGH – Sidney Crosby has a broken jaw and is out indefinitely after being hit in the mouth with a puck during a win against the New Yo…

Vokoun, Pens blank Rangers

NEW YORK – Tomas Vokoun stopped 28 shots for his 49th NHL shutout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins scored on the first shot of the first and thi…
No full talks in NHL labor fight

No full talks in NHL labor fight

NEW YORK – Any momentum gained from a long night of negotiations between the NHL and the players' association seemed to have been lost Thurs…
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