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Complete coverage of the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs
From the first game of the playoffs until the Stanley Cup is handed out, we have you covered. STANLEY CUP FINALS VS. Matchup: San Jose Sharks vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Series breakdown: Sharks in 7 | Preview: Can the Sharks keep up? Top storylines of the finals | Player matchups Game 1:
Security Concerns Raised for Democratic National Convention After Nevada
Security preparations for the Democratic National Convention have been underway for months but there's a new level of concern in light of violence that broke out at last Saturday’s state convention in Nevada . Sen. Diane Feinstein said today that the uptick in violence "worries me a great deal,"
Brooks Orpik accepts three-game ban, admits hit was 'bad'
PITTSBURGH -- Brooks Orpik accepted his three-game suspension in a manner that's rare among NHL players in his situation, saying Monday the league's decision for his Game 2 hit on the Penguins ' Olli Maatta was "fair "It was a bad hit," the Washington Capitals defenseman told a huge media
'GMA' Hot List: Bernie Sanders, and Epic Selfie With 'The Boss'
Sen. Bernie Sanders vows to take his campaign all the way to the convention, and meet the 13-year-old who scored an epic selfie with Bruce Springsteen in today's 60-second hot list.
Philadelphia Flyers and Washington Capitals are turning up the hate
WASHINGTON -- The hatred and the gamesmanship have reached DEFCON 1. This first-round Eastern Conference series between the Washington Capitals and Philadelphia Flyers has reached Game 6 and it's getting nasty on and off the ice. The Presidents' Trophy-winning Capitals had a 3-0 lead until the
Philadelphia Flyers hold on for emotional win in wake of scary Scott Laughton injury
PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux sat in the empty locker stall of teammate Scott Laughton after an emotional 2-1 victory over the Washington Capitals in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference first-round playoff series Wednesday night at Wells Fargo Arena. Only a pair of
The experience effect in the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs
In an evenly matched playoff series, experience can be the critical, deciding factor. That plays perfectly into the hands of the Chicago Blackhawks and the Los Angeles Kings , who are the only teams with at least 1,200 combined games of playoff experience. But it could be a problem for the New York
Flyers honor founder Ed Snider before Game 3 vs. Capitals
PHILADELPHIA -- The Flyers honored founder Ed Snider before Game 3 of their playoff series against the Washington Capitals in their first home game since his death last week. There were reminders of Snider all around the Wells Fargo Center on Monday. Outside the arena, the Flyers hung a banner with
Goal against Mason from center ice proves deadly to Flyers
WASHINGTON -- Game 2 between the Washington Capitals and the Philadelphia Flyers was a tale of two goalies. At one end of the ice, Braden Holtby turned in another outstanding performance, his 41-save outing helping the Capitals to a 2-0 series lead with a 4-1 win Saturday night at Verizon Center.