NHL playoff roundup: Canadiens eliminate Senators

Canadiens goalie Carey Price, who finished with 43 saves, sprawled to deny the Senators' Mika Zibanejad in the third period.


Brendan Gallagher and Max Pacioretty scored as Montreal defeated Ottawa, 2-0, to end the first-round series.

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The Bruins left wing said in a statement that his father, Dobro, died Wednesday in Vancouver.

Blackhawks goalie Scott Darling was booted off the team at the University of Maine and found himself out of hockey at age 22 before turning things around.


Blackhawks’ Scott Darling lives up to his potential

Darling was out of hockey at age 22 before working his way back through the minors to the NHL.

Oilers CEO Bob Nicholson (left) didn’t let Peter Chiarelli wait long after his Bruins dismissal before naming him Oilers GM.

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Oilers name Peter Chiarelli president/GM

The Bruins may receive compensation because Chiarelli, despite being fired last week, was still under contract.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/23/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Lee_bruinswings7_spts-7499--90x90.jpg Patrice Bergeron gives coach Claude Julien vote of confidence

The team’s top center knows he’ll likely have a different team around him when next season begins.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/04/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/tlumacki_bruinscamp_sports(503seqn}-7453.jpg Patrice Bergeron is a finalist for Selke Trophy

The Bruins center has won the award as the NHL’s best defensive forward twice already.

Bruins lose 2013 Stanley Cup Final


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/06/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/bruins-big-7310-7365--90x90.jpg How it all fell apart for the Bruins

Look back on the NHL title series in which the Bruins fell to the Blackhawks in heartbreaking fashion.

Stanley Cup history


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/05/31/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/rings-4383--90x90.JPG 50 years of Stanley Cup rings

Examine the rewards that the champions of the NHL for the past half-century have earned as a Stanley Cup booty.

Bruins' championship history


The 6 Stanley Cup banners in Bruins history

Will the Bruins add a seventh to this collection of Stanley Cup banners they have accumulated through the decades?