T.J. Oshie raised his arms in celebration and looked at referee Dan O'Rourke. Oshie was pretty sure he scored in overtime to complete a hat trick and one of the biggest games of his career. Oshie's third goal of the night stood up after video…STEPHEN WHYNO (AP Sports Writer)
NEW YORK (AP) -- Boston's Patrice Bergeron, Anaheim's Ryan Kesler and Los Angeles' Anze Kopitar are the finalists for the Frank J. Selke Trophy as the NHL's top defensive forward.
The Anaheim Ducks began the season by falling far behind in the standings. The Ducks rallied splendidly all season long, but finally ran out of comebacks in their final loss to Nashville. Anaheim captain Ryan Getzlaf recognized the pattern in the…GREG BEACHAM (AP Hockey Writer)
Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher is about to embark on another coaching search, the third of his tenure and a critical one for the immediate future of the team and Fletcher's own standing as the leader in the front office. A…JON KRAWCZYNSKI (AP Sports Writer)
The irony is not lost on Lindy Ruff as his Dallas Stars prepare for their second-round playoff series against Ken Hitchcock and the St. Louis Blues. ''I learned a lot, learned actually at the end to like him,'' Ruff said, acknowledging the two had…STEPHEN HAWKINS (AP Sports Writer)