NHL Playoffs

Ondrej Pavelec #31 of the Winnipeg Jets blocks a shot on goal in first-period action in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals against the Anaheim Ducks during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the MTS Centre on April 20, 2015 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (credit: Marianne Helm/Getty Images)

Ducks Rally For 5-4 OT Win, Take 3-0 Series Lead

Rickard Rakell scored in overtime to lift the Anaheim Ducks over the Winnipeg Jets 5-4 on Monday in Game 3 of their playoff series.

04/20/2015

Montreal Canadiens v Anaheim Ducks

Top-Seeded Ducks Wary Of Jets’ Long-Awaited Playoff Return

Ryan Getzlaf was a 10-year-old kid growing up in Saskatchewan the last time the Winnipeg Jets were in the NHL playoffs.

04/15/2015

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NHL Playoffs: Western Conference First Round Preview

There’s nothing quite like playoff hockey and it’s finally time to break down the field that gets the opportunity to battle for Lord Stanley’s Cup.

04/15/2015

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NHL Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Preview

There’s nothing quite like playoff hockey and it’s finally time to break down the field that gets the opportunity to battle for Lord Stanley’s Cup.

04/14/2015

Corey Perry #10 of the Anaheim Ducks skates with the puck past Oliver Ekman-Larsson #23 of the Arizona Coyotes during the second period of the NHL game at Gila River Arena on April 11, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Getzlaf, Silfverberg Lift Ducks To 2-1 Win Over Coyotes

Ryan Getzlaf and Jakob Silfverberg scored to lead the Anaheim Ducks to a 2-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes in the season finale on Saturday night.

04/11/2015

Deryk Engelland #29 of the Calgary Flames defends against Marian Gaborik #12 of the Los Angeles Kings during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on April 9, 2015 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. (credit: Derek Leung/Getty Images)

Cup Champs LA Kings Won’t Make Playoffs After 3-1 Loss To Calgary Flames

The L.A. Kings have been knocked out of the NHL playoffs by the Calgary Flames.

04/09/2015

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Canucks Skate Past Kings, 2-1, In Shootout

Chris Higgins scored in the shootout and Eddie Lack made 36 saves as the Vancouver Canucks earned a critical late-season victory over the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 on Monday night.

04/06/2015

BOSTON, MA - MAY 03: David Krejci #46 of the Boston Bruins loses his helmet in a scuffle with members of the Montreal Canadiens in the third period in Game Two of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on May 3, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

NHL Playoffs: Six Potential Matchups We’re Dying To See

The hits are getting harder, the intensity is ramping up and it’s almost time for the best part of the NHL season.

03/26/2015

Nick Shore #37 of the Los Angeles Kings fights for the puck with goalie Mike Smith #41, Oliver Ekman-Larsson #23, and Michael Stone #26 of the Arizona Coyotes at Staples Center on March 16, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Kings Regain Playoff Position With 1-0 Shutout Of Coyotes

Andy Andreoff scored his first NHL goal late in the second period and Jonathan Quick earned his sixth shutout of the season, leading the Los Angeles Kings to a vital 1-0 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Monday night.

03/16/2015

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CBS Local Sports’ 2014 Stanley Cup Final Predictions

It’s LA vs. NYC. It’s Quick vs. Lundqvist. It’s west coast vs. east coast and with that being said … let the games begin! Here are our predictions for what is sure to be an unforgettable and thrilling Cup Final.

06/04/2014

Ben Smith #28 of the Chicago Blackhawks checks Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings during Game Seven of the Western Conference Final in the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at United Center on June 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (credit: Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Kings, Blackhawks Game 7 Sets Several Viewership Milestones

Game 7 of the Western Conference finals has set several viewership milestones.

06/03/2014

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Capsule Of Stanley Cup Finals With Kings, Rangers

A capsule look at the Stanley Cup between the New York Rangers and the Los Angeles Kings.

06/02/2014

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers defends the net against the Montreal Canadiens during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Final in the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 29, 2014 in New York City. Rangers defeated the Canadiens 1-0. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

Rangers Get Final Practice In Before Stanley Cup Game 1 Showdown In LA

If there wasn’t already enough pressure on Lundqvist, who has earned a .928 save percentage in the 2014 playoffs, to lead his team to its first championship since 1994, he is now part of the hype machine heading into Game 1 on Wednesday.

06/02/2014

Los Angeles Kings v Chicago Blackhawks - Game Seven

Kings Headed To Stanley Cup Finals After 5-4 Overtime Win Over Blackhawks

Alec Martinez scored the game-winning goal to lift the Kings past the Chicago Blcackhawks 5-4 in overtime in game 7, earning them a berth to the Stanley Cup Finals for the second time in the last three years.

06/01/2014

Patrick Sharp #10 of the Chicago Blackhawks checks Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings in the third period in Game Six of the Western Conference Final during the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on May 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Cup Final Spot Hinges On Game 7 Showdown For Kings, Blackhawks

A wild series between the two most recent champions will come to a close with one final act Sunday, a seventh game in Chicago to decide who will advance to the Stanley Cup finals.

05/31/2014

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