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LeBrun: Paging Alex Galchenyuk

The Habs are counting on enigmatic young star Alex Galchenyuk to step it up with the team's playoff hopes on the line.

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Custance: Updates on O'Connor, Seattle, more

Top college free agent Matt O'Connor has narrowed down his choices, according to Craig Custance. Plus, updates on the NHL in Seattle and the mailbag.

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What to expect in Game 2 (4:03)
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Flames captain Mark Giordano skates with team

Mark Giordano practiced for the first time since suffering a torn biceps, but he did not say if the timeline for his return has been moved up.

Stanley Cup Analysis

Montreal awful on power play (0:28)

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Best chance for upset in NHL's second round (0:41)

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2dSean McIndoe

NHL Grab Bag: The sordid suspension issue

Go ahead, disagree with the league on suspensions or claim there is a bias against your favorite team. Just don't say it's about "consistency," because that word is meaningless.

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3dCraig Custance

Explaining my second-round playoff picks

Craig Custance makes a case for his Stanley Cup playoffs final four of the Capitals, Lightning, Blackhawks and Ducks.

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Farewell to Nassau Coliseum (2:56)
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Levy and Melrose: Intensity in the playoffs (1:52)

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Levy and Melrose: Stanley Cup playoffs are the best (2:21)

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Yeo on Haula: "All of them brought something different. What it came down to was 1) Haulsy's speed and 2) past performances." #mnwild

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Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville: If you’re watching game in, game out, these playoffs are maybe a little wilder than other years.

Canadiens need to get it done in Game 2

It's a must-win night for the Canadiens, who can't afford a 0-2 hole heading to Tampa. The teams that split their first 2 home games have won 54% of the series. When they drop both home games? Just 22% of the series.