WORLD JUNIOR HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIPS BRONZE MEDAL GAME, USA VS. FINLAND
Team USA's Bobby Ryan celebrates an assist on Jack Johnson's goal against Team Finland's goalie Tuukka Rask during the third period of the bronze medal World Junior Hockey Championship game at Vancouver's GM Place, January 5, 2006. (UPI Photo/Heinz Ruckemann)
Chris Kreider scored on a deflection 7:03 into overtime Thursday to extend the New York Rangers' season in a 4-3 victory over Boston.
Johnny Boychuk and Daniel Paille each scored a third-period goal Tuesday, rallying Boston over New York 2-1 for a 3-0 conference semifinal series lead.
Tuukka Rask stopped 36-of-37 shots and the Boston Bruins cruised to a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers Sunday, taking a 2-0 lead in its second-round series.
Brad Marchand scored on a deflection with 4:10 remaining in the first overtime period Thursday, giving Boston a 3-2 win over the New York Rangers.
Patrice Bergeron scored a late equalizer and netted the overtime game-winner Monday, rallying Boston over Toronto 5-4 in Game 7 of their playoff series.
Dion Phaneuf and Phil Kessel each scored in the third period Sunday and Toronto forced a Game 7 in its playoff series with 2-1 win over Boston.
James Reimer turned aside 41 shots Friday and helped Toronto avoid playoff elimination with a 2-1 victory over Boston.
David Krejci completed a hat trick 13:06 into overtime Wednesday, giving Boston a 4-3 win over Toronto and a 3-1 lead in their playoff series.
Tuukka Rask turned aside 45-of-47 shots Monday, backstopping the Boston Bruins to a 5-2 win over Toronto and a 2-1 first-round playoff series lead.
Joffrey Lupul scored twice in the second period Saturday and the Toronto Maple Leafs evened their first-round series with a 4-2 win over Boston.