Road to the Stanley Cup

Road to the Stanley Cup

Watch the NHL Playoffs Live on the NBC Family of Networks: NBC, NBCSN and CNBC

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 11:11 PM CDT

Young Forwards Lead Islanders Past Capitals, 4-1

Young Forwards Lead Islanders Past Capitals, 4-1

Ryan Strome is 21 years old, Brock Nelson is 23, and Josh Bailey is 25. Entering Wednesday night, the trio of New York Islanders forwards owned these combined career NHL playoff numbers: seven games, zero...

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 at 12:22 AM CDT

Calgary Flames Defeat Vancouver Canucks 2-1

Calgary Flames Defeat Vancouver Canucks 2-1

Defenseman Kris Russell scored with just under 30 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting the Calgary Flames to a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series...

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015 at 12:11 AM CDT

Canadiens Take Senators in Wild Playoff Opener

Canadiens Take Senators in Wild Playoff Opener

Brian Flynn's goal was the winner at the end of a wild second period that saw five goals scored and Subban ejected for slashing as Montreal downed the Ottawa Senators 4-3 in the opening game of their NHL playoff...

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 11:56 PM CDT

Blackhawks Defeat Predators 4-3 in Double OT

Blackhawks Defeat Predators 4-3 in Double OT

Duncan Keith scored at 7:49 of double overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied from a three-goal deficit after the first period in beating the Nashville Predators 4-3 Wednesday night.

Saturday, Apr 18, 2015 at 10:05 PM CDT
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By Danielle Abreu

Best of the 2015 NHL Playoffs

The 2015 NHL playoffs are officially underway. Check out these photos... See Full Gallery

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 12:12 PM CDT

NHL Playoffs Opening Night: What to Know

NHL Playoffs Opening Night: What to Know

Heres a look at what's happening as the NHL playoffs begin Wednesday night.

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 at 11:30 AM CDT

NHL Playoffs: No Matter the Style, Goaltenders Getting Tougher to Beat

NHL Playoffs: No Matter the Style, Goaltenders Getting Tougher to Beat

Hall of Famer Patrick Roy treated the question almost like a shot on net, deflecting it away when hit with whether goaltenders of today are more athletic.

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 03:11 PM CDT

How the NHL Western Conference Playoffs Stack Up

How the NHL Western Conference Playoffs Stack Up

The Western Conference produced six of the last eight Stanley Cup champions, and the NHL appeared to be tilted decidedly to the left again when this season began.

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 03:12 PM CDT

How the NHL Eastern Playoffs Stack Up

How the NHL Eastern Playoffs Stack Up

Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins took so long to clinch a playoff berth, they almost missed the postseason altogether.

Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015 at 12:05 PM CDT

WATCH: Soldier Son Surprises Parents on Ice During NHL Game

WATCH: Soldier Son Surprises Parents on Ice During NHL Game

A NHL face off turned into a family embrace thanks to a special reunion staged during last weekend's game between the Anaheim Ducks and the Arizona Coyotes. Eitan and Ronit Urman, who have been Coyotes...

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Blackheads Ahead 4-2 Against Predators

Blackheads Ahead 4-2 Against Predators

Three second period goals have given the Chicago Blackhawks a 4-2 lead over the Nashville Predators in Game 3 action.

Seattle Archbishop to Give Homily at Cardinal George's Funeral

Seattle Archbishop to Give Homily at Cardinal George's Funeral

The archbishop of Seattle will give the homily at Cardinal Francis George's funeral Thursday at Holy Name Cathedral.

Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Mansion in Barrington Hills

Extra-Alarm Fire Destroys Mansion in Barrington Hills

An extra-alarm fire started by a burning tree branch destroyed a massive home in northwest suburban Barrington Hills Saturday evening.

Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball in Beer Cup, Then Chugs Beer

Cubs Fan Catches Foul Ball in Beer Cup, Then Chugs Beer

A Chicago woman proved her Cubs fandom during Saturday's game when she caught a foul ball in her beer... and then chugged the beer with the ball still inside.

Possible Rainy, Stormy Afternoon

Possible Rainy, Stormy Afternoon

The warm, pleasant week comes to an end Sunday afternoon as rain showers and possible thunderstorms make their way to the Chicago area.

Female Inmate Found Dead in Indiana Jail

Female Inmate Found Dead in Indiana Jail

A 33-year-old female inmate was found dead in her jail cell in a northern Indiana facility early Sunday morning.