Road to the Stanley Cup

Road to the Stanley Cup

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Monday, May 25, 2015 at 05:56 AM CDT

Lightning Shocks Rangers With 2-0 Win in Game 5

Lightning Shocks Rangers With 2-0 Win in Game 5

Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula's go-ahead goal and scored another and the Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the New York Rangers to the brink of playoff elimination with 2-0 victory Sunday night in Game 5...

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 11:07 PM CDT

Rangers Beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

Rangers Beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots to rebound from two subpar performances and help the New York Rangers shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals. Rick...

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 02:41 AM CDT

Ducks Beat Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 3 of Western Finals

Ducks Beat Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 3 of Western Finals

Frederik Andersen made 27 saves, helping Anaheim kill off five power plays, as the Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 2-1 on Thursday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 02:48 AM CDT

Lightning Stun Rangers in OT, Lead Series 2-1

Lightning Stun Rangers in OT, Lead Series 2-1

Nikita Kucherov scored 3:33 into overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 6-5 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 06:46 AM CDT

Blackhawks Give Fans Late-to-Work Excuse Note

Blackhawks Give Fans Late-to-Work Excuse Note

Can you call in "hockey" to work? The Blackhawks say so.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 02:53 AM CDT

Blackhawks Beat Ducks 3-2 in Triple Overtime

Blackhawks Beat Ducks 3-2 in Triple Overtime

The Blackhawks tried just about everything to get a puck past Frederik Andersen while Game 2 of the Western Conference finals wound through three overtime periods and deep into the night, eventually becoming the...

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 01:17 AM CDT

Lightning Ties Series With 6-2 Victory Over Rangers

Lightning Ties Series With 6-2 Victory Over Rangers

Tampa Bay Lightning got its high-scoring offense in gear and evened the Eastern Conference finals with a 6-2 victory over the stumbling New York Rangers on Monday night.

Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 05:13 PM CDT

Ducks Beat Blackhawks 4-1

Ducks Beat Blackhawks 4-1

The Anaheim Ducks defended home ice and knocked off the Chicago Blackhawks by a score of 4-1 on Sunday afternoon in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final.

Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 05:56 AM CDT

Rangers Defeat Capitals in OT, 2-1 to Advance

Rangers Defeat Capitals in OT, 2-1 to Advance

The Rangers have won Game 7 against the Washington Capitals 2-1 in overtime to advance to the Eastern Concerence Finals.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 11:58 PM CDT

Lightning Oust Canadiens With 4-1 Win in Game 6

Lightning Oust Canadiens With 4-1 Win in Game 6

Nikita Kucherov had two goals and an assist, and Steven Stamkos and Ondrej Palat also scored Tuesday night in a 4-1 victory for the Tampa Bay Lightning that ended their second-round series against Montreal in...

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Emanuel Proposes Solutions to Clean Up Budget Mess

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Emanuel Announces 1,400 CPS Layoffs

Emanuel Announces 1,400 CPS Layoffs

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House Defeats 1-Month Emergency Budget; Battle Continues

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Former Illinois Treasurer Employees Sue Over Firings

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