Steen nets winner in third overtime as Blues knock off Blackhawks Stastny ties game, scores overtime winner as Avalanche beat Wild Rangers score three in last period to beat Flyers 4-1 in series opener Healthy Hertl, Torres spark Sharks to 6-3 win over Kings Duhatschek: Sochi break a godsend for San Jose’s aging core Blue Jackets fine-tune approach before Game 2 with Penguins Fleury, Price make strong statements on opening night Weise’s OT marker powers Canadiens past Lightning in Game 1
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Senators v. Canadiens
Puck drop can’t come soon enough for Habs, Lightning Pressure on for Habs: Who will step up against Lightning in round one? MacGregor: Melnyk, Murray promise changes after frustrating year for Sens Melnyk says Senators need leadership, no word yet on Spezza’s future Habs retool ahead of showdown with Bolts Pictures: One last trip to the rink for eliminated NHL teams Lightning make playoffs despite season of adversity Eight reasons for Hab haters to cheer for Montreal anyway Spezza scores in shootout as Senators top Penguins 3-2 Gionta’s overtime penalty shot goal gives Habs shutout win over Rangers Leafs exit season on whimper with shutout loss to Senators Red Wings make playoffs, validate Alfredsson’s decision to leave Senators Oilers forward Taylor Hall named NHL’s first star of the week Lehner leads Senators to shutout win, delaying Rangers from clinching playoff spot Gionta scores twice as red-hot Habs down Red Wings
Canucks v. Sharks
Sharks have goaltender questions while Kings have Quick heading into playoff rematch Tortorella, players have different visions for Canucks’ future Tortorella should ‘keep his mouth shut,’ Burke says Tortorella says veteran Canucks roster is ‘stale’ Could Barry Trotz be a fit in Vancouver or Toronto?