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1hSteven Stamkos and the Lightning are one win away from reaching the Stanley Cup Final.
11hMatt Beleskey scored 45 seconds into overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks, 5-4, on Monday night in a wild Game 5 to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference finals.
1dAfter 17 grueling periods crammed into just four games, the Anaheim Ducks have no doubt they can play at hockey's highest level with the Chicago Blackhawks.
1dSteven Stamkos scored a goal and notched an assist to help the Lightning top the Rangers in Game 5, 2-0, and take a 3-2 series lead.
1dIn his latest Flyers Mailbag, Tim Riday ranks the up-and-coming defensemen, including Sam Morin and Travis Sanheim, in the Flyers' system.
2dTake the spotlight off goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals and put it on Ben Bishop of the Lightning.
2dThe Blackhawks beat the Ducks Saturday night, 5-4, in double overtime to tie their Western Conference finals series at two games apiece.
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)