NHL Playoffs: Bruins win in OT

NHL Playoffs: Bruins win in OT
May 8, 2013, 10:30 pm
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The Caps could not pull off the comeback against the Rangers in New York, for more on that game click here, but there was lots of other action in the hunt for the Stanley Cup tonight.

Krejci's 3rd goal lifts Bruins, 4-1 in OT

TORONTO (AP) David Krejci scored his third goal of the night at 13:06 of overtime Wednesday, giving the Boston Bruins a 4-3 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs and a 3-1 lead in their playoff series.

Krejci beat James Reimer with a shot from the faceoff circle after coming down the left wing. For more on this game, click here

Kings beat Blues 3-2 in OT, take 3-2 series lead

ST. LOUIS (AP) The Los Angeles Kings had every reason to be deflated.

Instead, they're going home with a chance to wrap up their first-round series against the St. Louis Blues because they refused to let it a letdown linger.

Defenseman Slava Voynov scored on an odd-man rush eight minutes into overtime and the defending Stanley Cup champions, after surrendering the lead in the final minute of regulation, beat the Blues for the third straight time with a 3-2 victory Wednesday night.

For more on this game, click here.

Nick Bonino's OT goal puts Ducks past Wings 3-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) After two agonizing overtime losses in the previous three games, Ryan Getzlaf figured the Anaheim Ducks were overdue for a break when they headed into extra time yet again.

Defenseman Ben Lovejoy created that break by venturing deep into the Red Wings' zone. When the puck ended up on Nick Bonino's stick, he put the Ducks on the brink of the second round.

Bonino scored 1:54 into overtime, and the Ducks took a 3-2 series lead with a 3-2 victory over Detroit in Game 5 on Wednesday night.

For more on this game, click here.