Sidney Crosby had his second career playoff hat trick and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 4-3 on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Adams finalists: Boudreau, MacLean, Quenneville
Report: Sens\' Spezza (back) eyeing Game 3 return
Sharks say hit by suspended F Torres was legal
Captain Dustin Brown tied it with 1:43 left and Trevor Lewis scored the tiebreaking power-play goal 22 seconds later, propelling the Los Angeles Kings to a stunning 4-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night and a 2-0 series lead.
Team USA nets 8, blasts Russia at hockey worlds
Eric Staal injured in knee-on-knee worlds collision
Kane, Moulson, St. Louis final three for Lady Byng
Ovechkin played final games with a broken foot
Sharks\' Torres suspended for rest of 2nd round
Brad Marchand scored with 4:20 left in the first overtime and the Boston Bruins beat the New York Rangers 3-2 in the first playoff game in 40 years between the Original Six teams.
Johnny Oduya and Marcus Kruger scored in the third period, Corey Crawford made 20 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 in the opener of their second-round playoff series Wednesday night.
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Funding approved for Edmonton\'s $600M arena
Babcock says Datsyuk isn\'t leaving Wings for KHL
Yankee Stadium to host two 2014 Rangers games
Jonathan Quick made 35 saves in his sixth career playoff shutout, and the Los Angeles Kings opened their second-round series with a 2-0 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night.
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Crosby, McQuaid, Harding are Masterton finalists
Gulutzan out as Dallas coach after two seasons