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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 ...

Red Wings control the Bruins in Game 1

BOSTON -- Pavel Datsyuk put the Detroit Red Wings up on a horse, and off they rode into the Boston night.

The Wings got a huge opening boost in their first-round series against the Presidents' Trophy champion Bruins, leaving TD Garden on Friday ...