Blues eliminate Sharks, advance to Cup final for 1st time in 49 years
5-1 win sets up rematch of 1970 final against Boston Bruins; Game 1 is Monday Sammy Blais celebrates his first-period goal with Robert Bortuzzo in the St. Louis Blues' 5-1 win on Tuesday, eliminating the San Jose Sharks in the Western Conference final. (Elsa/Getty Images) comments The St. Louis... Read more
From dead last to Stanley Cup final, Blues’ glorious journey continues
It just so happens they'll play the Boston Bruins, the team who beat them in 1970 Tim Wharnsby · CBC Sports · Posted: May 21, 2019 11:40 PM ET | Last Updated: May 22 St. Louis captain Alex Pietrangelo is presented the Clarence S. Campbell Bowl as Western Conference... Read more
Kyle Turris paces Canada in shutout win over rival U.S.
Captain collects 2 points as Canadians win Group A, face Swiss in quarter-finals Kyle Turris, right, celebrates with Canadian teammate Anthony Mantha after scoring the team's second of three goals in its 3-0 victory over the United States at the men’s world hockey championship on Tuesday in Kosice, Slovakia.... Read more
Dallas Eakins rediscovers groove behind bench after mistakes with Oilers
Ex-defenceman hopeful success with Ducks' AHL affiliate leads to another NHL coaching gig Joshua Clipperton · The Canadian Press · Posted: May 21, 2019 12:17 PM ET | Last Updated: May 21 Under head coach Dallas Eakins, the San Diego Gulls are 154-95-23 over the last four seasons, have... Read more
U.S. up next as Canada notches easy shutout over Denmark
Carter Hart, MacKenzie Blackwood combine to stop 24 shots Canada's Pierre-Luc Dubois, right, scores the first goal of the game past Denmark's Patrick Galbraith in Canada's win at the world hockey championship on Monday. (Petr David Josek/Associated Press) comments Carter Hart and Mackenzie Blackwood combined for a 24-save shutout... Read more
Sharks trio on the limp entering elimination game at St. Louis
Availability of defenceman Karlsson, forwards Hertl, Pavelski unknown for Tuesday Erik Karlsson is among three notable Sharks players nursing injuries ahead of Tuesday's Game 6 of the NHL Western Conference final at St. Louis. It’s unclear whether the playmaking defenceman and forwards Joe Pavelski and Tomas Hertl will suit... Read more
Blues move to brink of Cup final after blanking Sharks
Tarasenko converts penalty shot, Schwartz nets hat trick as St. Louis takes 3-2 lead Vladimir Tarasenko of the St. Louis Blues celebrates after a goal against the San Jose Sharks along the way to a 5-0 win in Game 5 of the Western Conference final on Sunday in San... Read more
Chara returns as Bruins continue to await Stanley Cup opponent
Skated with fellow injured defenceman Steven Kampfer While the Boston Bruins continue to await their Stanley Cup opponent, captain Zdeno Chara, who had to miss Game 4 of the Eastern Conference final with an undisclosed injury, skated before practice on Sunday. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) comments Three days after he... Read more
Senators considering Patrick Roy for coaching position: Reports
Hall of Fame goaltender would by 7th candidate interviewed According to sources the Ottawa Senators are considering Hall of Fame goaltender Patrick Roy as their next coach. ( Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) comments Hall of Fame goaltender Patrick Roy will interview next week for the Ottawa Senators' head coaching position,... Read more
Mark Stone’s hat trick helps Canada rout Germany at Worlds
Canucks hand Germans 1st loss, move into tie atop Group A Mark Stone celebrates a goal during Canada's 8-1 win over Germany at the hockey world championship on Saturday. (Martin Divisek/EPA-EFE) comments Canada extended its winning streak in blowout fashion Saturday at the world hockey championship. Mark Stone had... Read more