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St Louis Blues silence Boston Bruins in Game 7 to win first Stanley Cup title

Blues win 5-1 in Game 7 for first title in team’s 52-year historySt Louis center Ryan O’Reilly awarded Conn Smythe trophyGame 7: St Louis Blues 4-1 Boston Bruins – as it happenedRyan O’Reilly scored for the fourth straight game and rookie Jordan Binnin…

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St Louis Blues silence Boston Bruins in Game 7 to win first Stanley Cup title

Blues win 5-1 in Game 7 for first title in team’s 52-year historySt Louis center Ryan O’Reilly awarded Conn Smythe trophyGame 7: St Louis Blues 4-1 Boston Bruins – as it happenedRyan O’Reilly scored for the fourth straight game and rookie Jordan Binnin…

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Stanley Cup final Game 7: St Louis Blues v Boston Bruins – live!

NHL champion will be decided at TD Garden after bruising seriesEmail Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresport 12.41am BST Hero/villain: Brad MarchandIn the first game of the season, with the Bruins suffering a 7-0 defeat in Washington, Brad Marchand…

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Stanley Cup final heads to deciding Game 7 after Bruins thrash Blues

Brad Marchand and Tuukka Rask star in Bruins’ 5-1 victoryElectric home crowd in St Louis can’t prevent defeatLast Stanley Cup final Game 7 came in 2011Tuukka Rask made 28 saves, Brad Marchand had a goal and an assist, and the Boston Bruins beat the St …

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St Louis Blues silence Boston Bruins to move to brink of first Stanley Cup

Jordan Binnington makes 38 saves as Blues take 3-2 series leadSt Louis move within one win of franchise’s first Stanley CupJordan Binnington stopped 38 shots, and Ryan O’Reilly and David Perron scored for St Louis on Thursday night to give the Blues a …

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Bruins’ Chara takes puck to mouth as Blues level Stanley Cup with Game 4 win

St Louis beat Boston 4-2 in chaotic Game 4 to level series 2-2Zdeno Chara uncertain for Game 5 after painful injuryJust when the St Louis Blues had the Boston Bruins on their heels and chasing the game, they gave up a goal and the roar went right out o…

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Stanley Cup finals: Bruins turn Blues’ dream homecoming into a nightmare

Boston take 2-1 lead in series with 7-2 thrashing of St LouisBlues pull goalie Jordan Binnington for first time in his careerSt Louis Blues fans were ready to celebrate their first Stanley Cup Final game on home ice in 49 years. Their did not cooperate…

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Overtime goal gives St Louis Blues their first-ever win in Stanley Cup finals

Carl Gunnarsson scores game-clinching goal for BluesVictory over Boston Bruins levels series at 1-1Carl Gunnarsson scored on a delayed penalty in overtime, Jordan Binnington made 21 saves and the St Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Wednesday n…

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Helmetless Krug’s huge hit rouses Bruins to Stanley Cup win over Blues

Boston beat St Louis 4-2 in Game 1 of best-of-seven series Bruins recover from slow start after 11-day layoffTorey Krug lined up St Louis center Robert Thomas and knocked him off his skates, delighting the crowd and sending an unmistakable message to r…

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The Blues were the NHL’s worst team in December … now they have a shot at the title

St Louis looked dead and buried at the end of last year, but now they face the Boston Bruins in their first Stanley Cup Finals since 1970You could make the case that no NHL team wanted to see 2018 end more than the St Louis Blues. As December came to a…

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St Louis Blues make Stanley Cup final for first time in 49 years

St Louis will face Boston Bruins for shot at NHL titleBlues were worst team in the league at start of the yearThe St Louis Blues are marching into the Stanley Cup final for the first time in decades. David Perron had a goal and an assist, Jordan Binnin…

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Vladimir Putin tops the scoring in ice hockey match … then falls over – video

The Russian president burnished his action man status by scoring at least eight goals in an exhibition ice hockey game in Sochi. The 66-year-old leader was helped by some rather static defending as he helped his side to a 14-7 victory. The occasion was…

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Vladimir Putin scores at least eight goals in hockey exhibition, then falls on face

Putin takes spill after scoring eight (or 10) goals in Friday gamePresident was playing in annual exhibition with ex-NHL starsRussian president Vladimir Putin scored at least eight goals in an exhibition ice hockey game with former National Hockey Leag…

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Athletes are shot dead all the time in the US. It makes grim, tragic sense

Three young athletes were shot to death in the last week alone. When you factor in race, guns and politics in the US, tragedies are inevitable“A senseless act of violence.” That’s how University of New Mexico athletic director Eddie Nuñez described the…

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How the Carolina Hurricanes hit back against the NHL’s war on fun

The ‘Canes have taken a stand in the name of silliness, and have ended up winning a battle of values in a league that often takes itself too seriouslyAmong the unexpected victors emerging from the bizarre first-round of this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs…

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Defending champs Caps crash out of NHL playoffs as every top seed falls

Washington lose in Game 7 double-overtime to HurricanesAll four division champions lose in first round of playoffsJustin Williams returned to the building that was the scene of his only Game 7 loss and left the ice relieved and redeemed after knocking …

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Philadelphia Flyers remove Kate Smith statue over racism allegations

New York Yankees made similar move last weekControversy over song That’s Why the Darkies Were BornThe Philadelphia Flyers removed a statue of the late singer Kate Smith outside the NHL team’s arena on Sunday, two days after covering it amid allegations…

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Was Alex Ovechkin’s knockout of Andrei Svechnikov just part of hockey?

The Washington Capitals star left a 19-year-old rookie in the concussion protocol after they came to blows. But fights in the NHL are not what they once wereJust past the halfway point of the first period in Monday night’s game between the defending St…

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Caps star Alex Ovechkin knocks out 19-year-old rookie during NHL playoff fight

Washington star flattens Andrei Svechnikov during 5-0 lossSvechnikov hits head after barrage of punches from OvechkinA barrage of punches from Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin could have an ongoing impact on the reigning Stanley Cup champions’ pl…

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Stanley Cup playoffs roundtable: our writers forecast the postseason

The puck drops Wednesday as 16 teams kick off their quest for the Cup. Our writers predicts the winner, key players and dark horsesFrom 3 November to 27 December, the Buffalo Sabres lost only one game. But after that, they dropped off horribly. Through…