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Blues' Upshall, Hitchcock keep nervous eye on Canadian fire
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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Blues forward Scottie Upshall has numerous family members who live in Fort McMurray, Alberta, including a brother and his fiancee, plus aunts, uncles and nieces....

Rookie goaltender Murray stealing the show for Penguins
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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Matt Murray isn't in the mood to think about what it all means, this ride that he's on. The NHL's best team on the other side of the ice. His mentor watching from bench. An arena chanting his name....

Steen, Backes score twice, Blues rout Stars 6-1
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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- This time, the St. Louis Blues knew what to do with a two-goal lead. Go for more, more, more....

Predators beat Sharks 4-1, pull within 2-1 in series
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- The Nashville Predators finally figured out how to shut down the NHL's best road team and a pretty potent power play. As a result, they have given themselves a chance to tie their second-round series....

Boyle's OT goal lifts Lightning past Islanders 5-4 in Game 3
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NEW YORK (AP) -- Brian Boyle delivered a hard hit and then took advantage of a lucky carom to get the Tampa Bay Lightning a big playoff win....

Calgary fires Bob Hartley, a season after coach of the year
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CALGARY, Alberta (AP) -- The Calgary Flames fired Bob Hartley on Tuesday, a season after he was voted the NHL's coach of the year....

Islanders look to bounce back in Game 3 against Lightning
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SYOSSET, N.Y. (AP) -- The New York Islanders know there are several areas they need to improve to avoid falling behind in their second-round series against Tampa Bay....

Penguins top Capitals 3-2 to take 2-1 series lead
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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Patric Hornqvist and Tom Kuhnhackl scored a minute apart in the first period, Matt Murray stopped 47 shots and the Pittsburgh Penguins took control of their Eastern Conference semifinal with a 3-2 win in Game 3 on Monday....

Pavelski's late goal gives Sharks 3-2 win over Predators
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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- The Nashville Predators frustrated Joe Pavelski and San Jose's top line for much of the night, forcing turnovers, blocking shots and limiting chances....

Capitals' Orpik suspended 3 games for hit on Maatta
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Washington Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik has been suspended three games for his late hit to the head of Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta....

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