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Hamilton’s late goal helps Hurricanes get even with Bruins
Hamilton scored the late third period goal to help the Carolina Hurricanes get a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins.
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Heiskanen breaks free to put Stars in front 2-1
Miro Heiskanen jumps in on the rush and outstakes defenders as he gets hold of a bouncing puck and breaks away before firing a sot past Cam Talbot to break the tie for Dallas vs. Calgary.
Dube scores icebreaker 19 seconds into game
Dillon Dube scores just 19 seconds into Game 2 to give the Flames another early lead over the Stars in the series.
Hamilton, Reimer prove clutch as Canes take Game 2
Dougie Hamilton's go-ahead goal in the third proves to be the game winner as James Reimer stops 33 of 35 shots en route to even the series at 1 for Carolina vs. Boston.
Hamilton's one-time laser gives Canes 3-2 lead
Dougie Hamilton gets to the right circle and fires a feed from Martin Necas past Tuukka Rask to give Carolina the go-ahead goal vs. Boston in the third period of Game 2.
Flames-Stars stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup First Round
Coverage begins at 10:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.
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Hurricanes-Bruins stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup First Round
Coverage begins at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.
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Teravainen, Svechnikov each score in 1:28 span
Teuvo Teravainen and Andrei Svechnikov each score in the span of 1:28 to give the Hurricanes a 2-1 lead over the Bruins.
Smith stays hot as Knights edge Hawks in Game 2
Reilly Smith extends his point streak with the OT winner and Robin Lehner makes 22 saves to hold off the Blackhawks for a 4-3 victory and a commanding 2-0 series lead.
Krejci pumpfakes, snipes point shot to make it 1-0
David Krejci picks up a pass from the point and winds up for a fake shot before pulling off another pumpfake and firing it through traffic and past James Reimer to put Boston up 1-0 in the first.
Smith beats Crawford for OT winner in Game 2
Reilly Smith deflects one past Corey Crawford for the winner in overtime to give the Golden Knights a 2-0 series lead over the Blackhawks.
Bruins’ Pastrnak will not play in Game 2 vs. Hurricanes
Pastrnak played 24 minutes with a goal and an assist in Game 1 of the series on Wednesday.
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Strome completes tic-tac-toe play to tie game at 3
Dylan Strome taps in a backdoor pass from Patrick Kane to finish off a picture-perfect passing play and draw the Hawks even with Vegas with seconds left in the second to eventually force OT.
Kubalik's snipe from slot evens score for Hawks
Dominik Kubalik enters the offensive zone and picks up a pass from Patrick Kane before cutting to the middle and floating a shot through traffic and past Robin Lehner to tie the game 2-2 vs. Vegas.
Dach buries rebound for first career playoff goal
Kirby Dach drives to the net and picks up a rebound from a Calvin de Haan shot, backhanding it past Robin Lehner to cut the Golden Knights' lead in half and make it 2-1.
Blue Jackets rally past Lightning to even series
Alexander Wennberg's highlight-reel goal and Joonas Korpisalo's 36 saves led the Blue Jackets to a 3-1 victory against the Lightning.
Stastny beats Crawford for icebreaker in first
Paul Stastny's first goal of the postseason gives the Golden Knights a 1-0 lead over the Blackhawks in the first.
Korpisalo, Wennberg help Blue Jackets even series with Lightning
Wennberg's goal and Korpisalo's saves helped the Blue Jackets top Tampa in Game 2.
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Are Lightning in trouble after losing Game 2?
Keith Jones and Patrick Sharp explain that the Lightning could be in trouble after losing Game 2, especially after jumping out to an early lead.
NHL schedule for First Round of 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs
The NHL's 2020 Stanley Cup First Round begins on Tuesday, Aug. 11 in the hub cities of Edmonton and Toronto.
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Wennberg's highlight-reel goal extends lead
Alexander Wennberg puts the puck between his legs as he slices through the defense before somehow beating Andrei Vasilevskiy to extend the Blue Jackets' lead.
Blackhawks-Golden Knights stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup First Round
Coverage begins at 5:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.
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Bjorkstrand's power-play goal gives CBJ a 2-1 lead
Oliver Bjorkstrand scores on the Columbus power play with 1:25 remaining in the first period to give the Blue Jackets a one-goal advantage against the Lightning in Game 2.
Murray puts home one-timer to level score
Ryan Murray and Pierre-Luc Dubois link up for the game-tying goal in the first period of Game 2.
Kucherov gets Bolts on the board early in Game 2
The Lightning pick up in Game 2 where they left off in Game 1, as Nikita Kucherov scores 5:24 into the first period to give Tampa Bay a 1-0 lead against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Hurricanes coach Brind’Amour ‘moving on’ after NHL fine
Brind'Amour was fined $25,000 for his comments, and issued a conditional $25,000 fine for any similar comments he might make over the next year.
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Blue Jackets-Lightning stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup First Round
Coverage begins at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.
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Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom ‘in protocol,’ out for Game 2 vs. Islanders
Backstrom took a hit early in Game 1 from Anders Lee of the Islanders.
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Canucks’ Troy Stecher honors late dad after Game 1 goal
Stecher's father, Peter, died on Father's Day at age 65.
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The Wraparound: Blue Jackets try to bounce back from tough Game 1 loss
The Wraparound is your daily look at the 2020 NHL Return to Play.
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Hockey Culture: Ryan Reaves on race, social justice in NHL
Golden Knights forward Ryan Reaves talks about positive change inside the hockey community and his role in the NHL's fight against racism.
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NHL Bubble Wrap: Plenty of action, including a 2OT Game 1
Breaking down the NHL action from Wednesday in the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
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Canucks' Horvat steps up in Game 1 vs. Blues
Two goals from Bo Horvat were crucial in the Canucks' Game 1 win over the Blues.
Canucks never trail, beat Blues 5-2 in Game 1
The young Canucks did not seem intimidated against the defending Stanley Cup champions.
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Explosive third sends Canucks past Blues in Game 1
Two from Bo Horvat and a high-scoring third period helped Vancouver take an early 1-0 series lead against St. Louis after Game 1.
Stecher sends Vancouver ahead of St. Louis
Troy Stecher and the Canucks fire past Jordan Binnington to break the tie and take a 3-2 lead in the third period of Game 1.
Schwartz breezes into Canucks net, gets Blues even
Jaden Schwartz's second period goal keeps the Blues in line with the Canucks, 2-2.
Pettersson reclaims Canucks lead on power play
Elias Pettersson swings into a rebound to give Vancouver a 2-1 advantage over St. Louis.
Perron's one-time snipe evens score vs. Canucks
David Perron collects a pass from Brayden Schenn on the power play and rockets a shot past Jacob Markstrom to draw St. Louis even with Vancouver in the first period.
Horvat gives Canucks early advantage on power play
Bo Horvat scores early on the power play to give Vancouver an early 1-0 lead during the first period against the St. Louis Blues.
Jones: Price in top form 'a big benefit' for Habs
Keith Jones, Patrick Sharp and Kathryn Tappen discuss Carey Price's Game 1 performance and highlight-reel save vs. the Flyers, how he's been a "backbone" for Montreal and how he will be tested through the...
Flyers beat Canadiens as Hart gets edge over Price in Game 1
Philadelphia stays hot by winning Game 1 by a score of 2-1.
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Hart, Flyers edge Habs to take 1-0 series lead
Joel Farabee's go-ahead goal holds as the game winner, as Carter Hart's 27 saves lead Philadelphia to a 2-1 victory over Montreal in Game 1.
Canucks-Blues stream: 2020 NHL Stanley Cup First Round
Coverage begins at 10:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.
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Flyers, Habs exchange goals in span of 16 seconds
Shea Weber extends his goal streak to three games as he buries the rebound to make it a 1-1 game, but Joel Farabee responds with a rebound of his own off his own deflection to restore Philly's lead.
Provorov's power-play snipe puts Flyers up 1-0
Ivan Provorov takes advantage of traffic in front of the net and fires a one-timer off a feed from Claude Giroux past Carey Price to give Philadelphia a 1-0 lead on the power play.
Grubauer, late surge lead Avs past Yotes in Game 1
Colorado breaks a scoreless deadlock late in the third with three goals in a span of 1:23 minutes, while Philipp Grubauer notches a shutout en route to a 3-0 win over the Coyotes to start the series.