New Jersey Devils coach Peter DeBoer called Philadelphia Flyers center Claude Giroux's second-period shoulder to right winger Dainius Zubrus' head "a textbook hit" that the NHL is trying to eliminate from the game.
Philadelphia Flyers center Sean Couturier was in the lineup for Game 4 of Philadelphia's Eastern Conference semifinals against the New Jersey Devils on Sunday night.
New Jersey Devils right winger Ilya Kovalchuk returned to the lineup Thursday.
New York Rangers ironman goalie Henrik Lundqvist is out to avenge disappointments of 2010 and '09.
New Jersey Devils coach Jacques Lemaire is one win away from 600 for his career.