The National Hockey League fined the Detroit Red Wings an undisclosed amount of money for remarks on the current player lockout made by Senior Vice President Jim Devellano.
The Detroit Red Wings avoided National Hockey League playoff elimination for the second straight game, scoring three straight third-period goals to rally for a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks.
The San Jose Sharks beat Detroit 2-1 to eliminate the Red Wings from the National Hockey League Western Conference semifinal series.
Ryan Callahan’s overtime goal gave the New York Rangers a 2-1 victory against Detroit, building their lead in the standings and handing the Red Wings their sixth straight loss.
Former NHL players Dominik Hasek, Peter Forsberg, Mike Modano and Rob Blake, coach Pat Burns and referee Bill McCreary were selected for induction in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Fifty-seven days, 26 games and 10 overtime periods after the start of the playoffs, the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings finally can relax.
The National Hockey League’s four divisions will now be known as the Pacific, Central, Metropolitan and Atlantic as part of realignment for the 2013-14 season.