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PITTSBURGH, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- A new breed of high-performance ice hockey skates will make its Olympic debut during tonight's Men's Ice Hockey Group B premier between Russia and Latvia.
Washington forward Alexander Ovechkin won both the Hart Trophy and the Pearson Award Thursday at the NHL's annual post-season banquet. Ovechkin became the 14th player to win both the awards in the same year.
The Pittsburgh Penguins, led by team owner Mario Lemieux, celebrated their Stanley Cup championship Monday with a parade and rally with thousands of fans. Pittsburgh won its third championship in franchise history by knocking off the defending champion Red Wings at Detroit in Game 7 Friday.
Evgeni Malkin had two goals and an assist Saturday, sparking Pittsburgh to a 6-2 win over Carolina and a 3-0 lead in their Eastern Conference finals. Sidney Crosby and Ruslan Fedotenko each had a goal and an assist for the Penguins, who need only one more win to close out the best-of-seven series.
Evgeni Malkin's two goals in a span of less than four minutes of the third period broke open a tie game Thursday and gave Pittsburgh a 7-4 win over Carolina. Malkin produced the first playoff hat trick of his career, helping the Penguins take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals in a game that turned ugly during the final moments.
Evgeni Malkin had a goal and an assist Monday to lead Pittsburgh to a 3-2 win over Carolina in Game 1 of their Eastern final series. Pittsburgh goalie Marc-Andre Fleury made 23 saves. Philippe Boucher also had a goal and an assist and Miroslav Satan also scored for the Penguins, who are in the conference finals for the second straight season after beating Philadelphia and Washington.
David Steckel scored 6:22 into overtime Monday to give the Washington Capitals a 5-4 win over Pittsburgh and a 3-3 tie in their Eastern semifinals. Brooks Laich took a shot toward the Pittsburgh goal which clipped the edge of Steckel's stick and dipped past Penguins goalkeeper Marc-Andre Fleury. Viktor Kozlov scored twice for the Capitals, who forced a deciding Game 7 in Washington Wednesday. Alexander Semin added a goal and an assist and Tomas Fleischmann also scored for the Capitals.
Evgeni Malkin's overtime power play goal Saturday boosted Pittsburgh to a 4-3 win over Washington and a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. The loss was Washington's seventh straight in playoff overtimes. Malkin scored his game-winner shortly after a two-minute tripping penalty against Washington's Milan Jurcina. The contest went to overtime after Washington's Alexander Ovechkin scored his 10th goal of the playoffs, creating a 3-3 tie at 15:52 of the third period. Malkin and Jordan...
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