NHL Playoff Roundup -- May 16

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Published on May 17 2013 10:26 am
Last Updated on May 17 2013 10:26 am
Written by Millie Lange

Bruins, Kings Win

The Bruins took a 1-0 advantage in their Eastern Conference semifinals with a 3-2 overtime win against the Rangers. Brad Marchand hit the game-winner 15:40 into the extra period for Boston. The Kings were also winners last night, moving to 2-0 in their West semis against the Sharks with a 4-3 advantage. L.A. lit the lamp twice on the power play in the closing minutes to seal the game.

 

Sharks' Torres Suspended For Remainder Of Round Two

(New York, NY) -- Sharks forward Raffi Torres will miss the rest of the second round due to suspension. Torres was handed the punishment for an illegal hit to the head of Los Angeles' Jarret Stoll in the second period of Tuesday's 2-0 Game One loss to the Kings. Torres was also suspended over 20 games during last year's postseason.

 

Thursday, May 16 Scoreboard

NHL Playoffs

Boston Bruins 3, New York Rangers 2 (OT)
(Bruins lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinals, 1-0)

Los Angeles Kings 4, San Jose Sharks 3
(Kings lead best-of-seven Western Conference semifinals, 2-0)

 

Friday, May 17 Schedule (All Times Central)

NHL Playoffs

6:30 p.m. - Ottawa Senators at Pittsburgh Penguins
(Penguins lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinals, 1-0)