Tobias Enstrom has reportedly agreed to a mutli-year extension.
Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli said that it will be easier to re-sign Tuukka Rask after some playoff success.
Doctors have cleared Sidney Crosby to get his jaw protector off.
The Los Angeles Kings are only a win away from advancing to the Western final but there are strong reasons to suggest that the win may not come tonight against the Sharks in San Jose.
The Red Wings were completely outplayed in their 4-1 loss to the Blackhawks in Chicago Saturday night and veteran forward Daniel Cleary thinks his team will require a more disciplined approach to prevent the Hawks from coming back and taking this Western playoff series.
Tuukka Rask kicked out 28 of 29 shots in a 3-1 victory on Saturday.
The Penguins' James Neal is on fire at the moment.
Ranger coach John Tortorella's line shuffle in the third period of Game 4 Thursday night was a boon to center Derick Brassard.
The Boston power play has been much improved since the promotion of Torey Krug.
Dennis Seidenberg (lower-body injury) will consult with the Bruins' training staff to determine if he can suit up for Game 5 Saturday afternoon.
James Neal notched a hat trick to help the Penguins advance to the Eastern Conference final with a 6-2 win over the Senators on Friday night.
Eric Staal (knee) "hopes" to ride on the stationary bike by next week, according to Carolina general manager Jim Rutherford.