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ICYMI: Tuesday, May 19

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McLellan named coach of Oilers
Former San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan to take over behind Edmonton's bench.

Babcock in contract talks with Sabres: report
Mike Babcock is discussing a potential contract with the Buffalo Sabres to become their coach, The Associated Press reported Tuesday.

Three keys for Ducks, Blackhawks to winning Game 2
As the Chicago Blackhawks look to even up the Western Conference Final, the Anaheim Ducks chase a 2-0 lead. has three keys to success for each.

Johnson, Lightning answer challenge with Game 2 win
Tampa Bay jumped on Tyler Johnson's diminutive shoulders in Game 2 on Monday and looked like they could be good enough to win the Stanley Cup in a 6-2 victory against the New York Rangers.


Foligno to be named Blue Jackets captain: report
The Columbus Blue Jackets will name forward Nick Foligno their next captain, according to the Columbus Dispatch. The Blue Jackets have announced a press conference for Wednesday where he is expected to be unveiled.

Stanley Cup Playoffs notebook
Comprehensive Stanley Cup Playoffs notebook from action on Monday, May 18.


Lightning stress there's no time for letdown in Game 3
The Tampa Bay Lightning solved the riddle of Henrik Lundqvist in Game 2 but know there's no time for a letdown as the Eastern Conference Final against the New York Rangers shifts to Amalie Arena.

Farrish: Rangers weren't ready for Lightning's push
Dave Farrish believes the New York Rangers had it a bit to easy in their Game 1 win and weren't prepared for the Tampa Bay Lightning's response in Game 2.

Rangers hit the road after another home split
For the third straight series, the New York Rangers hit the road after splitting the first two games at Madison Square Garden -- this time against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Eastern Conference Final.

Special teams help Lightning win Game 2, tie series
The Tampa Bay Lightning scored four special-teams goals to defeat the New York Rangers 6-2 in Game 2 at Madison Square Garden on Monday.


Ducks know momentum is fleeting entering Game 2
The Ducks are 9-1 in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but the idea of game-to-game momentum was not a rallying cry Tuesday.

Memorial Cup offers plenty to 2015 draft prospects
Several high-profile players eligible for the 2015 NHL Draft will play in the 97th Memorial Cup tournament beginning on Friday.

After penalty, Boyle gives Lightning boost
Brian Boyle helped the Tampa Bay Lightning defeat the New York Rangers 6-2 in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final on Monday.

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