May 6 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Kings defenseman Robyn Regehr (44) checks St. Loius Blues right wing Vladiimir Tarsenko (91) into the boards in game four of the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs at Staples Center. The Kings defeated the Blues 4-3 to tie the series 2-2. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Here is a look at last night’s Stanley Cup action.
New York Rangers-4 Washington Capitals-3
Derek Stepan scored with less than 7 minutes left in the third period to break a 3-3 tie and help the Rangers close the series lead by the Capitals to 2-1.
Boston Bruins-5 Toronto Maple Leafs-2 (Boston leads series 2-1)
The first playoff game in Toronto since 2004 ended with a Boston Bruins win and them leaving Maple Leaf Square with a series lead.
(Causeway Crowd) (Maple Leafs)
Detroit Red Wings-3 Anaheim Ducks-2 OT
Pavel Datsyuk tied the game late in the third period and Damien Brunner scored the 2nd Detroit OT winner this series to tie the series as it heads back to Anaheim.
(Red Wings) (Anaheim Calling)
Los Angeles Kings-4 St Louis Blues-3
With the Blues leading in the third period, the Kings get goals from Anze Kopitar and Justin Williams to take Game #4 and tie the series as it heads back to St Louis
(St Louis Post-Dispatch)
Today’s Stanley Cup Playoff Games (TV Listings)
Pittsburgh Penguins at New York Islanders 6pm (Penguins lead series 2-1)
After getting blown out in the series opener the Islanders have played the Penguins tough and look to tie up the series on home ice.
(Eye On Isles) (Penguins)
Montreal Canadiens at Ottawa Senators 6pm (Ottawa leads series 2-1)
In Game 3, over 300 penalty minutes and a timeout called in the last minute up 5 goals, you have to love old school hockey!! Senators look to take a 3-1 lead at home.
Chicago Blackhawks at Minnesota Wild 8:30pm (Chicago leads series 2-1)
The Blackhawks only lost two straight games in regulation once all season long, so look for a desperate effort by Chicago after getting beat physically and on the scoreboard Sunday afternoon.
(Gone Puck Wild) (NHL)
Vancouver Canucks at San Jose Sharks 9pm (Sharks lead series 3-0)
The Sharks look to put the Canucks out of their misery and sweep Vancouver.
(Blades of Teal) (Canucks)