For a few moments Monday night, the top of the Central Division standings was closer than two coats of paint. Well, three coats in this case. The Predators, Blues and Jets each had 94 points, until the Jets beat the Blackhawks in overtime to separate themselves from the pack and left Nashville in third by virtue of St. Louis having the advantage in regulation plus overtime wins.
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"After playing last night (a 3-2 win over Montreal. It’s going to be a dogfight every game,” Blues defenseman Barret Jackman said. ”We just want to give ourselves a chance. You never know what.
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A Look at the Avs by Staff Writer / Anaheim Ducks. The Avs are coming off of an impressive 3-1 quarterfinal series win over the West’s second-seeded Dallas Stars. Colorado won three overtime.
Jakob Silfverberg scored his eighth goal of the playoffs in Friday’s 3-2 overtime loss to Nashville in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final. He opened the scoring on Anaheim’s first shot on net at the 5:15 mark of the first period. Silfverberg has produced 12 points in 12 games during the 2017 postseason.
Freshman star D’Angelo russell scored 28 points to lead the Ohio State Buckeyes to a 75-72 overtime win over the VCU Rams in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday. Amir Williams added 13 points and Jae’Sean Tate contributed 12 for the 10th-seeded Buckeyes (24-10), who will take on the second-seeded Arizona Wildcats on Saturday.