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Bruins goalie Rask opts out of playoffs to be with family

Bruins goalie Rask opts out of playoffs to be with family

Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of the team’s playoff run to be with his family.

Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask opts out of rest of NHL playoffs

TORONTO — Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of the NHL's playoffs and will be leaving the Toronto secure zone. Rask made the announcement before Game 3 of the Bruins-Carolina Hurricanes playoff series on Saturday.
NHL provides playoff hub teams a few tastes of `home'

NHL provides playoff hub teams a few tastes of `home'

TORONTO — There’s no ear-splitting cannon booming from the stands in Columbus every time the Blue Jackets score. Gritty, the Philadelphia Flyers mascot, isn’t parading through the arena. No one's firing up any sirens in Las Vegas.

Toronto Wolfpack star Sonny Bill Williams back training with the Roosters

SYDNEY, Australia — Toronto Wolfpack star Sonny Bill Williams was back training Saturday, this time with the Sydney Roosters.
Cam Talbot gets shutout as Calgary Flames beat Dallas Stars 2-0 in NHL playoffs

Cam Talbot gets shutout as Calgary Flames beat Dallas Stars 2-0 in NHL playoffs

EDMONTON — The Dallas Stars blitzed Calgary Flames goalie Cam Talbot with shots early Friday night, and that was just fine by him.

Friday's Games

Friday's Games NHL At Toronto Montreal 5 Philadelphia 0 (Series tied 1-1) N.Y. Islanders 5 Washington 2 (N.Y. Islanders lead series 2-0) At Edmonton Colorado 3 Arizona 2 (Colorado leads series 2-0) Vancouver 4 St.

Dalton Kellett and James Hinchcliffe flying Canadian flag at Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS — Dalton Kellett's debut at the Indianapolis 500 won't quite be like he pictured it growing up.
Islanders play Trotz hockey, take 2-0 series lead on Caps

Islanders play Trotz hockey, take 2-0 series lead on Caps

TORONTO — Long after Brock Nelson scored on a breakaway to restore the New York Islanders' lead, he and his teammates hemmed the Washington Capitals in their zone for a long shift that can wear an opponent down.
'This win, it's for you': Minus head coach Claude Julien, Habs dominate Flyers

'This win, it's for you': Minus head coach Claude Julien, Habs dominate Flyers

TORONTO — Kirk Muller didn't have time to check his phone in the heat of the moment. He was too busy leading the Canadiens to their most convincing victory in recent memory.
Bo Horvat scores in overtime as Canucks beat Blues 4-3 in NHL playoff action

Bo Horvat scores in overtime as Canucks beat Blues 4-3 in NHL playoff action

EDMONTON — Bo Horvat and the Vancouver Canucks' power play are on fire, torching the defending Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues in the NHL playoffs.