Pens chase Shesterkin again, topple Rangers 7-2 for 3-1 lead
Sidney Crosby had a goal and three assists to become the sixth player in NHL history to reach 200 career playoff points and the Pittsburgh Penguins throttled the New York Rangers 7-2 to take a 3-1 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round series.
Red Wings defensemen Hronek, Lindstrom experience growing pains
DETROIT – While one young Detroit Red Wings defenseman, Moritz Seider, is flourishing, two others, Filip Hronek and Gustav Lindstrom, are regressing. “Some guys are always on that edge; if you have a good game, you’re in, if you don’t, you might not be. “I think there was a definite possibility that he wasn’t going to play again the rest of the season,” Blashill said. “He’s continued to be what he is and that’s a really good pro. It’s important to remember Danny came in and did a really good job in this organization for a long time.mlive.com
Driedger gets third shutout as Panthers beat Lightning 4-0
Chris Driedger stopped 30 shots to record his third shutout of the season, Juho Lammikko scored a short-handed goal, and the Florida Panthers secured home-ice advantage for the opening round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 4-0 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in the regular season finale for both clubs.