Marian Gaborik scored with seven seconds left in regulation to force overtime, and then scored 12:07 into the extra period to lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 3-2 victory Saturday night over the Anaheim Ducks in the opener of the first playoff series between the Southern California teams.
Evgeny Kuznetsov scored with 7:18 remaining in the third period Monday night to give the Washington Capitals a dramatic 2-1 triumph over the visiting New York Islanders in the seventh and deciding game of the teams' Eastern Conference First Round playoff series.
Tyler Johnson scored two goals and the Tampa Bay Lightning forced Game 7 of the Eastern Conference First Round series against the Red Wings with a 5-2 victory Monday night in Detroit.
Drew Doughty has been announced as a finalist for the Norris Trophy.
Shea Weber sustained a subluxed kneecap during Game 2 of Nashville's first-round series against Chicago.
Steve Stamkos insisted Monday that he isn't playing hurt.
Mats Zuccarello is out indefinitely with an upper-body injury.
Carey Price stopped all 43 shots he faced in Sunday's 2-0 series clinching win over Ottawa.
Zach Parise scored two goals in Sunday’s 4-1, elimination win over St. Louis.
Jori Lehtera will play in Sunday's game six tilt against the Minnesota Wild.
Sidney Crosby will play for team Canada at the World Hockey Championships.
Bo Horvat was tied for first among Vancouver Canuck players in playoff points.