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W2W4: Bolts, Rangers fight for final position

Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals will likely come down to whether or not the Lightning can get past Henrik Lundqvist in New York.

Lundqvist needs to shine for Rangers in Game 7 (2:30)
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5hCraig Custance

Buffalo Sabres make 'perfect hire' with an evolved Dan Bylsma

Early on during Team USA’s world championship semifinal against Russia, head coach Todd Richards noticed that the Russians had found a way to effectively counter his set forecheck so that they were attacking the American defensemen with speed.

Goaltenders the key in Game 7 (1:10)
The celebrity that is the Stanley Cup (1:49)
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McIndoe: 20 playoff controversies

The debate over Andrew Shaw's disallowed header is the most recent in a string of controversies -- some major, some overblown -- that have surfaced during the postseason.

E:60 - Liam the Fist-Bump Kid (12:28)


New York vs. Chicago titles are rare

If the Rangers and Blackhawks win their Game 7's, it would be the first-ever Stanley Cup final matchup between the two despite the fact that both are Original Six franchises. The cities of New York and Chicago haven't met for a major championship in 52 years, since the Bears beat the Giants for the NFL title in 1963.

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Scott Powers @ESPNChiPowers

Blackhawks lines: Saad-Toews-Kane, Bickell-Richards-Hossa, Sharp-Vermette-Teravainen, Desjardins-Kruger-Shaw.

The New Jersey Devils have signed forward Sergey Kalinin to an entry-level contract. General Manager Ray Shero announced the deal without disclosing details on Friday.

Pittsburgh Penguins @penguins

Alright #Pens fans - let’s chat. If you could build a starting lineup of Penguins players (from any era), who would start in each position?