The Flyers are the only NHL team without an active defenseman on their roster they drafted this decade. So why hasn't the team been able to pick, develop and hold onto talented defensemen?
The Hurricanes say they expect captain Eric Staal to be ready to start next season after suffering a scary-looking knee injury during the World Championships.
1hSwitzerland used goals from Nino Niederreiter, Julian Walker, and Reto Suri to beat the United States 3-0 Saturday to advance to Sunday's gold medal game.
15hSidney Crosby's hat trick lifted the Penguins past the Senators and gave Pittsburgh a 2-0 series lead.
1dThe Kings scored two goals within 22 seconds to turn a 3-2 deficit into a 4-3 win over the Sharks. Here's a recap of Thursday's playoff action in the NHL.
1dIlya Bryzgalov gave up four USA goals before being pulled in Russia's defeat, while Claude Giroux scored a goal in Canada's loss.
2dDid the NHL save the best for last? The Eastern Conference semifinal between the Bruins and Rangers kicks off tonight, and here's why it's worth watching.
2dThe Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 in the opener of their second-round playoff series Wednesday night.
3dThere's only one playoff game tonight in the NHL, but here's why it's worth watching - even if you haven't been following the Western Conference.
BROAD STREET HOCKEY
Before this season, the last time the Flyers missed the playoffs was 2006-07.