Jon Cooper on how Lightning have won 3 straight…

Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper breaks down Saturday's Game 5 win over the Washington Capitals and what has changed for the Bolts as they have reeled off three straight wins in the Eastern Conference Final.

Column: Viva Las Vegas! Knights a win from Stanley Cup Final

Column: Viva Las Vegas! expansion Golden Knights close in on trip to Stanley Cup Final

Smith's third-period goal lifts Vegas to 3-2 win…

Reilly Smith scored on a breakaway goal late in the third period to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 4 of their Western Conference final Friday night

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Braydon Coburn on trying to slow down Alex…

Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Braydon Coburn talks about the fast start in Game 5 and the keys to trying to slow down Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals.

Special teams lift Lightning back in East final…

Lightning special teams key to rebounding in Eastern Conference final against Capitals

Rick Bowness: We liked our start; our finish, not…

Tampa Bay Lightning associate coach Rick Bowness says the team had one of its best periods Saturday night in the first but that their play to close out Game 5 left something to be desired.

Column: Atlanta hockey fans cheering Anybody But The Jets

Column: Winnipeg's playoff run rips bandages off old wounds for Atlanta hockey fans

Hellebuyck confident in net, despite 2 straight losses

After the Winnipeg Jets lost Game 3 of the Western Conference final, goaltender Connor Hellebuyck didn't seem fazed and spoke like a confident veteran rather than a third-year player whose team appears to be unraveling

Vasilevskiy, Lightning top Caps 4-2 to even East…

Alex Killorn scored the tiebreaker with about 8 minutes left, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 36 saves, and the Tampa Bay Lightning weathered the equivalent of more than a period without a shot on goal to edge the Washington Capitals 4-2

Qatar helps keep US capital city subway open for NHL fans

Qatar is helping hockey fans in the U.S. capital get an extra hour of subway service on the night of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference final between the Washington Capitals and Tampa Bay Lightning

Kane leads US into semis, Canada knocks out Russia

Captain Patrick Kane scored two goals to lift the United States to a 3-2 win over the Czech Republic in the quarterfinals of the ice hockey world championship while Canada beat Russia 5-4 in overtime

Vegas' wild playoff run built from expansion draft bonanza

The Vegas Golden Knights have turned a generous expansion draft into an unprecedented NHL playoff run

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Column: Misfits no more, Knights 2 wins from Cup final

Column: Golden Knights are Vegas Born and soon could be Stanley Cup finals-bound

Tickle Me, Fleury: Vegas goalie tickles Jets…

Marc-Andre Fleury gave Blake Wheeler quite an earful in Vegas' playoff win over Winnipeg

Marchessault scores twice, Golden Knights top…

Jonathan Marchessault scored two goals _ including an empty-netter in the closing seconds _ to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 4-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets in Game 3 of the Western Conference final

Powering the Flower: Vegas' Prior teaches Fleury…

The Vegas Golden Knights figured they might get something special by crossing a respected goaltending coach with an accomplished goaltender

Capitals' Wilson thinks hit from TB's Stralman…

Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson thinks Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Anton Stralman could be in trouble for a hit that drew a boarding penalty in Game 3 of their teams' Eastern Conference final

Hedman, Lightning beat Caps to cut East final…

Victor Hedman scored his first goal of the playoffs and added two assists to help the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final Tuesday night and cut their series deficit to 2-1

Gallant, Maurice took long road to lead Golden…

Gerard Gallant and Paul Maurice followed winding paths to playoff success with Vegas, Winnipeg

Finland tops US, Canada shuts out Germany at…

Finland has handed the United States its first defeat at the ice hockey world championship in a 6-2 thumping

Marchessault makes Golden Knights glad Panthers gave him up

Jonathan Marchessault was left unprotected in the expansion draft by the Florida Panthers, who seemed to determine his breakout season was a fluke

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Marchessault-led Golden Knights top Jets 3-1 in…

Jonathan Marchessault scored twice and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 30 shots, lifting the Vegas Golden Knights to a 3-1 series-evening win over the Winnipeg Jets on in Game 2 of the Western Conference final

Lightning desperate to fix problems down 0-2 to…

The Lightning are desperate to fix their problems and bounce back in Game 3 after falling behind 2-0 to the Capitals in the Eastern Conference final

Canada beats Latvia in OT, Czechs edge Austria at…

Canada has bounced back from a loss to Finland by edging Latvia 2-1 in overtime at the ice hockey world championship to clinch a spot in the quarterfinals on Monday