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Bruins' Lucic fined for spearing incident

BOSTON -- Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic said he has no plans to spear anyone else, which should come as a relief to the rest of the NHL.

Lucic got away with the cheap shot of Friday's Game1 when he stuck his stick between the legs of Red ...

Ducks have an edge with Perry and Getzlaf

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- If the Ducks are to make a legitimate run at a Stanley Cup, they'll need Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry to be heard from often and repeatedly in this postseason.

Getzlaf and Perry, the Ducks' twin terrors for whomever they play ...

Observations from the Flyers-Rangers series

Aiding Emery

The Flyers need to give goalie Ray Emery much more support than in the opener, when he was their best player and New York spent a huge majority of the game in the offensive end.

Special teams

New York dominated the special-teams ...

Rangers focusing on closing

NEW YORK -- The New York Rangers allowed the Flyers to hang around longer than they would have liked, which is why they weren't gloating after their 4-1 win Thursday in the opening game of the first-round playoff series

Even though the Flyers ...

Kings need Jonathan Quick to be quicker

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Darryl Sutter heard the question, then looked as though he might have an aneurysm.

Someone in the postgame media scrum suggested, through a dubiously worded question, that Kings goalie Jonathan Quick might have played well ...