Did Barry Trotz outcoach himself, leaving two thirsty, offensive-minded players out of his Friday lineup? We’ll see, Phoenix having downed Nashville 1-0 to push the Predators to the brink of elimination.
New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur makes a stick save during his team's overtime win Thursday. Andy Marlin, NHLI via Getty Images Alexei Ponikorovsky scored 17:21 into the first overtime
After missing Game 2 with a back injury, Ilya Kovalchuk returned to the New Jersey lineup and racked up a goal and two assists in the Devils 4-3
New Jersey's David Clarkson hangs from the crossbar behind Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov after scoring what proved to be the winning goal Tuesday in Philadelphia. Bruce Bennett, Getty Images For
No Ilya Kovalchuk? No problem. New Jersey dominated the home team – the Flyers went 18:30 without a shot on goal in the second period – and got three unanswered
Beneath the pile lays Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick, with another save against the St. Louis Blues. Dilip Vishwanat, Getty Images Sport So what if Washington Capitals captain Alexander