Skip to main content

Friday's NHL Playoff Summaries

NHL.com @NHL

Washington 1 1 1-3

Pittsburgh 3 0 2-5

First Period-1, Washington, Backstrom 2 (Semin), :36. 2, Pittsburgh, Gonchar 2, 3:55 (pp). 3, Pittsburgh, Guerin 3 (Crosby, Kunitz), 10:47. 4, Pittsburgh, Fedotenko 3 (Staal, Scuderi), 15:25. Penalties-Clark, Was (cross-checking), 1:58; Orpik, Pit (holding stick), 13:45; Ovechkin, Was (tripping), 14:55; Malkin, Pit (elbowing), 19:37.

Second Period-5, Washington, Clark 1 (Green, Ovechkin), 15:08. Penalties-Fedorov, Was (holding), 1:53; Backstrom, Was (interference), 6:49; Dupuis, Pit (slashing), 9:48; Fleischmann, Was (cross-checking), 11:51; Scuderi, Pit (cross-checking), 18:33.

Third Period-6, Pittsburgh, Crosby 9 (Satan, Guerin), 4:16. 7, Washington, Jurcina 2 (B.Gordon, Bradley), 6:23 (sh). 8, Pittsburgh, Talbot 2 (Fedotenko, Scuderi), 14:46. Penalties-Erskine, Was (tripping), 4:30.

Shots on Goal-Washington 10-5-7-22. Pittsburgh 13-4-11-28.

Power-play opportunities-Washington 0 of 4; Pittsburgh 1 of 6.

Goalies-Washington, Varlamov 6-4-0 (28 shots-23 saves). Pittsburgh, Fleury 6-4-0 (22-19).

A-17,132 (16,940). T-2:17.

Referees-Brad Watson, Tim Peel. Linesmen-Shane Heyer, Brian Murphy.

---

Boston 0 1 0-1

Carolina 1 0 3-4

First Period-1, Carolina, Staal 8 (Cole, Whitney), 4:54 (pp). Penalties-Samsonov, Car (hooking), 1:43; Krejci, Bos (roughing), 3:17; Savard, Bos (roughing), 16:59; Lucic, Bos (roughing), 16:59; Cole, Car (roughing), 16:59; Seidenberg, Car (roughing), 16:59.

Second Period-2, Boston, Savard 5 (Recchi, Ryder), 2:37 (pp). Penalties-Ruutu, Car (holding), 2:09; Kobasew, Bos (holding), 14:10.

Third Period-3, Carolina, Jokinen 6 (Brind'Amour, Babchuk), 2:52 (pp). 4, Carolina, Samsonov 2 (Jokinen, Ruutu), 14:31. 5, Carolina, Staal 9 (Corvo, Jokinen), 15:41. Penalties-Chara, Bos (hooking), 1:07; Montador, Bos (hooking), 6:08; Kobasew, Bos (holding), 14:59; Cole, Car (roughing), 14:59; Babchuk, Car (hooking), 19:19; Kobasew, Bos (roughing, interference), 19:56; Brind'Amour, Car (roughing), 19:56.

Shots on Goal-Boston 4-10-7-21. Carolina 12-6-13-31.

Power-play opportunities-Boston 1 of 3; Carolina 2 of 4.

Goalies-Boston, Thomas 5-3-0 (31 shots-27 saves). Carolina, C.Ward 7-4-0 (21-20).

A-18,878 (18,680). T-2:28.

Referees-Kevin Pollock, Dave Jackson. Linesmen-Jean Morin, Thor Nelson.

View More