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Will the Capitals fall to the Maple Leafs again? NHL Predictions 4/19/17

Will the Capitals fall to the Maple Leafs again? NHL Predictions 4/19/17

His season ended prematurely after he fell awkwardly in Game 2 following a hit from Capitals defenceman Brooks Orpik . "Real happy for him". Just Monday, all four games went to OT for only the third time in National Hockey League history and first time since 1985, including the Blackhawks and Capitals blowing two-goal leads to sow more seeds of doubt and give the Predators and Maple Leafs a jolt of confidence.


Auston Matthews' big game helps lift Toronto to a Game 3 victory

Auston Matthews' big game helps lift Toronto to a Game 3 victory

High commitment. He's a growing young player who is physically strong". "Real happy for him". Washington applied pressure in the Leafs' end from the opening shift and when the horn sounded to end the first period, had tied a franchise record with four goals in one playoff period.


Chicago Blackhawks: Is it Time to Bench Corey Crawford?

Chicago Blackhawks: Is it Time to Bench Corey Crawford?

The Nashville Predators crushed the Chicago Blackhawks in the National Hockey League playoffs as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Washington Capitals in double overtime. Blackhawks defensemen shot 22 times and 13 were blocked. Again, the Hawks had trouble penetrating the Predators defense and getting quality looks close to the net, and when the Hawks did shoot, the Predators were in position to block.


Sabres clean house by firing GM Murray and coach Bylsma

Sabres clean house by firing GM Murray and coach Bylsma

He also owns the NFL's Buffalo Bills, who in December fired head coach Rex Ryan two years into a five-year deal. They went 33-37-12 and finished last in the Atlantic Division standings. Bylsma was hired in May 2015. He joined the Sabres in 2014 after serving as assistant general manager for the Ottawa Senators from 2007-2014. Late this season, Bylsma benched forward Sam Reinhart for an entire game for "violating a team policy", leading to speculation that the coach and some of the ...


Wilson, Capitals are feeling chill

Wilson, Capitals are feeling chill

It might well happen that after the Washington Capitals win the Stanley Cup, they'll look back and smirk. Minutes later, the Leafs almost tied it, as Morgan Rielly's shot got through Holtby and was rolling into the empty net, only for game one hero Tom Wilson to dive into the crease and shovel it out from on top of the goal line.


Antonio Conte sends message to Chelsea fans about Eden Hazard

Antonio Conte sends message to Chelsea fans about Eden Hazard

Spurs often played after Leicester during last season's run-in, but in recent weeks they have been in a position to put pressure on Chelsea by playing first. Dembele scored and turned in a sublime performance in Saturday's 4-0 win over Bournemouth , registering an astonishing passing accuracy of 98.5 per cent.