Apr 16, 2013; Ottawa, ON, CAN; Carolina Hurricanes centre Jiri Tlusty (19) controls the puck in the third period against he Ottawa Senators at Scotiabank Place. The Senators defeated the Hurricanes 3-2. Mandatory Credit: Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports

Tuesday Hurricanes Report

Yesterday’s Playoff Games

  • The Boston Bruins completed an epic comeback to beat the Toronto Maple Leafs, 5-4 and advance to the second round. The Bruins were losing 4-1 at the start of the third period, but with two goals in the final two minutes, Boston sent the game to overtime. Patrice Bergeron scored the tieing goal and the game-winner in OT.
  • The New York Rangers handled the Washington Capitals easily, winning 5-0 and clinching a spot in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Henrik Lundqvist made 35 saves for the shutout, while five different players scored for the Rangers.

Second Round Matchups

Eastern Conference

  • #1 Pittsburgh Penguins vs #7 Ottawa Senators
  • #4 Boston Bruins vs #6 New York Rangers

Western Conference

  • #1 Chicago Blackhawks vs #7 Detroit Red Wings
  • #5 Los Angeles Kings vs #6 San Jose Sharks

Today’s Schedule

Eastern Conference

  • #1 Pittsburgh Penguins vs #7 Ottawa Senators, 7:30, ET, NBC Sports Network

Western Conference

  • #5 Los Angeles Kings vs #6 San Jose Sharks, 10 ET, NBC Sports Network

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