Seth Jones fell in love with hockey watching Joe Sakic and Patrick Roy win a Stanley Cup in Colorado when he was 6 years old. Twelve years later, Jones is the possible No. 1 pick of the Avalanche and Sakic in this weekend’s National Hockey League draft.
The Ottawa Senators rallied to beat the top-seeded Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 in two overtimes after being half a minute away from a three-games-to-none deficit in their National Hockey League playoff series.
The Boston Bruins moved within one victory of eliminating the New York Rangers in their National Hockey League playoff series, while the San Jose Sharks evened their series against the Los Angeles Kings.
The Pittsburgh Penguins twice rallied from one-goal deficits and scored six unanswered goals to beat the host Ottawa Senators 7-3 and move one victory away from clinching their National Hockey League playoff series.
James Neal scored three goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins advanced to the National Hockey League’s Eastern Conference finals with a 6-2 win against the Ottawa Senators, wrapping up their playoff series in five games.