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LeBrun: Canadiens just can't solve Lightning

The Habs outshot and outworked the Bolts, but Tampa still handed Montreal a gut-wrenching loss, scoring in the final second to take a 3-0 series lead.

16hCraig Custance

Custance: Will a KHL star have NHL success?

OSTRAVA, Czech Republic -- He’s non-traditional, as one NHL executive put it. Steve Moses doesn’t have the prototypical, size nor has he taken the prototypical path to the NHL.

Stanley Cup Playoffs Analysis

Are the Rangers done? (0:38)

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14hKatie Baker

Grantland: NHL Playoffs Report

Taking a look at were the Wild things are (hint: it's not pretty), and examining how the Flames roasted the Ducks with a comeback.

Eichel using world championships as measuring stick (2:38)
Faulk on Team USA's win over Russia (2:54)
Levy and Melrose: The science of playoff cheating (2:17)
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1dScott Burnside

Devils' hiring of GM Ray Shero is long overdue

Hiring GM Ray Shero is a few years too late as there's a reason the Devils missed the playoffs three straight seasons, and it starts at the top.

Levy and Melrose: Intensity in the playoffs (1:52)


Levy and Melrose: Stanley Cup playoffs are the best (2:21)



John Buccigross @Buccigross

4 teams in Stanley Cup Playoff history have won a series after trailing 0-3. (1942 Maple Leafs, 1975 Islanders, 2010 Flyers, 2014 Kings)

John Buccigross @Buccigross

Patrick Kane: scored in 6 games straight games (5 goals, 3 assist during streak); career-high playoff points streak is 7 in 2010.

Capitals: Andre Burakovsky shows he belongs, scores twice in Game 4 - "I wanted to prove I don't belong in the stands"

Katie Strang @KatieStrangESPN

At 20 yrs and 86 days, Andre Burakovsky is youngest player for the Washington Capitals to have a multi-goal game in the playoffs, per Elias

Canadiens: Tomas Plekanec on stunning finish to Game 3 - "We played a hell of a game. It's a bad way to lose"

Rangers Video: Barry Melrose says Rangers on verge of being "done" against "big, physical Capitals"