9 hrs ago
Whittier Daily News
Jill Painter: Kings need to forget game-deciding penalties
It's the Kings turn to complain about a late-game penalty that led to an overtime goal for the San Jose Sharks in their 2-1 victory Saturday at HP Pavilion.
Sun May 19, 2013
Bradley still leads after three rounds
Keegan Bradley still hasn't gotten things right on the 18th hole at the Byron Nelson Championship, even when finally going left.
San Jose Sharks' Raffi Torres More Trouble Than He's Worth
San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres cleaned up his game a bit this year, but he is back to square one and smack dab in the middle of the same controversial situation as he was this time last year.
Cullen: Wings even series, Sharks on the board
The Detroit Red Wings evened their series with the Chicago Blackhawks and the San Jose Sharks got back into their series with an OT win over the Los Angeles Kings.
The Globe and Mail
Couture breaks OT deadlock to give Sharks much-needed win over Kings
San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture celebrates with Scott Gomez and Brent Burns after Couture scored the winning goal during overtime in Game 3 of their second-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series, Saturday, May 18, 2013, in San Jose, Calif.
Sat May 18, 2013
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
NHL Playoffs: Lineup changes expected for game 3 of Kings vs. Sharks
The Kings' Jeff Carter, left, shot is blocked by Sharks' goalkeeper Antti Niemi and the rebound was put back by Dustin Penner, right, for the game-tying goal late in the third period, game 2, Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Staples Center.
Cherry backs Sharks' Torres amid second-round ban
The way Don Cherry sees it, the NHL is targeting San Jose Sharks agitator Raffi Torres, who this week was handed a heavy penalty following a controversial hit on L.A. Kings centre Jarret Stoll.
NHL playoffs 2013: some observations, and other stuff
Give me a BREAK. Are we all not so tired of this "He's not that kind of a player, he didn't mean to do it" defense from an NHL GM or coach anytime one of their own gets suspended? It's not even worth trying to refute Wilson's ludicrous line of reasoning as to why Torres - probably the dirtiest player of the last five years in the NHL - didn't ... (more)
Your! Call: How many suspensions should be allowed?
On Thursday, San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres was suspended for the rest of the second round for his hit to the head on Jarret Stoll of the Los Angeles Kings in Game 1. Stoll did not return to the game and did not play in Game 2. This is the fourth time Torres has suffered the wrath of the disciplinary committee of the NHL over his 11-year ... (more)
Fri May 17, 2013
Top #hockeynight tweets of the night
The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate in the second period against the Ottawa Senators in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Consol Energy Center on May 17, 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The Globe and Mail
Duhatschek: Sharks lifted by free-spirited Burns
San Jose coach Todd McLellan says Brent Burns 'Isn't always following our system.
Raffi Torres Suspended: Shanahan's Indeterminate Judgment Could Violate NHL Cba
Torres is on the end of another arbitrary suspension by NHL disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan as he was suspended for "the remainder of the second round of the playoffs," according to the NHL's Department of Player Safety.
Los Angeles Kings Notebook: Brad Richardson steps in for Jarret Stoll | Richardson II
Los Angeles Kings center Brad Richardson, #15, right, reaches for the puck against the San Jose Sharks during their April 16, 2013 regular-season game.
The Campbell Reporter
Purdy: Sharks loss was unnecessary and possibly backbreaking
Brad Stuart, who took the penalty that began the Sharks' worst two minutes and 41 seconds of their playoff history, was not going to run from the reality.
Thu May 16, 2013
Globe and Mail
Video: Watch the NHL's decision to suspend Torres
San Jose Sharks left wing Raffi Torres, left, lunges for the puck next to Vancouver Canucks defenceman Alexander Edler during the first period of Game 3 of their first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, May 5, 2013.
Eric Gryba Got 2How Many Games Will Repeat Offender Raffi Torres Get?
If you are in a playoff pool deep enough that you got down to Raffi Torres , then you shouldn't be expecting any more points from the Sharks winger any time soon.
Maple Leafs' season-end news conference
The Toronto Maple Leafs ended the longest active NHL playoff drought by making the playoffs for the first time in nine seasons, but were eliminated in the first round in a crushing Game 7 defeat earlier this week to Boston.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Miami Herald
Mark Purdy: Sharks' Torres in big trouble
"The way I was brought up was, you've got to keep your head up," said Joe Thornton.
Playoff poise: Jonathan Quick flawlessly leads LA Kings past Sharks 2-0 in series opener
The Los Angeles Kings hadn't held a two-goal lead in the entire post-season until Slava Voynov's shot fortunately caromed off Mike Richards' body and into San Jose's net midway through their second-round series opener.
The London Free Press
Raffi Torres hit on Jarret Stoll causes controversy
Maybe Raffi Torres hasn't changed his ways after all. The San Jose Sharks winger is once again generating negative headlines after a high hit on centre Jarret Stoll in Tuesday's 2-0 loss to the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center.