The Canadiens selected Alex Galchenyuk with the third pick in the draft.
And the hated Bruins took goaltender Malcolm Subban, P.K.’s kid brother.
As expected, Nail Yakupov – Galchenyuk’s teammate with the Sarnia Sting – was drafted first overall by Edmonton.
Columbus took defenceman Ryan Murray with the second pick.
Eight of the top 10 picks were defencemen.
The first Canadian forward drafted was mammoth Tom Wilson, taken 16th by Washington.
Filip Forsberg, projected as a possible Canadiens’ pick at 3 if they couldn’t get Galchenyuk, lasted to the 11th spot before he was taken by the Caps.
One pick later, Buffalo drafted Mikhail Grigorenko, a big centre some hoped would go to the Canadiens.
Teuvo Teverainen – second on the Canadiens draft list – lasted until the 18th pick before being chosen by Chicago, Marc Bergevin’s former team.
First goaltender drafted, 19th by Tampa Bay, was Russian Andrei Vasilevski.
And Mike Matheson, the pride of Pointe Claire, went first-round to Florida.
Game 6 turned on a major penalty to New Jersey's Steve Bernier. The Kings scored three times during their five-minute power play, and that was the ballgame. The Devils began
We've got a series. L.A. finally loses a road game in the playoffs. And game 6 goes Monday night at the Staples Centre. The great Martin Brodeur made 25 saves –
After almost 48 scoreless minutes, Patrik Elias and Drew Doughty scored goals 62 seconds apart. The game seemed headed for the third OT of the series when Adam Henrique
The only question is whether New Jersey can avoid a sweep. The Devils had a chance, notably on an early 5-on-3 powerr play. But they didn't capitalize – NJ is
Jeff Carter, quiet for most of the night, showed some hustle and beat Martin Brodeur to the stick side, 14 minutes into overtime. Los Angeleses of the final in
Eight minutes into overtime, Anze Kopitar scores a spectacular breakaway goal to give Los Angeles a hard-earned win. The Kings are a mind-boggling 9-0 on the road in the
Adam Henrique poked a loose puck past Henryk Lundqvist less than two minutes into overtime to secure a 3-2 New Jersey win. The Rangers, who finished the regular season
The least talented Ryan in the game scored the winning goal. After the Rangers had battled back from a 3-0 hole, Ryan Carter converted a pass from Stephen Gionta
Dustin Penner ends a great game a little over 17 minutes into OT. Los Angeles advances to the Stanley Cup final for the first time since 1993. The series will