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Topic - Matt Cooke
The Minnesota Wild have turned their home ice into a deafening, discouraging place for opponents to play in the playoffs.
Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews sat at his locker stall after a dispiriting Game 3 loss to the Minnesota Wild in the Western Conference semifinals and all but said he saw the 4-0 wipeout coming.
Minnesota Wild left wing Matt Cooke apologized Thursday for the knee-to-knee hit on Tyson Barrie that sidelined the Colorado Avalanche defenseman for at least a month, saying he did not intend to injure him.
The momentum of this first-round playoff series has shifted to Minnesota.
Colorado Avalanche defenseman Tyson Barrie will miss the rest of the first-round playoff series against Minnesota and more.
The Minnesota Wild were denied at the net by Semyon Varlamov time after time, a 44-shot barrage in regulation that resulted in, alas, zero goals.
Former Caps forward Matt Cooke is in hot water again after his knee-on-knee hit Monday night.
Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau found the perfect way to celebrate their new contract extensions.
A big milestone for Darcy Kuemper came in a big win for the Minnesota Wild.
There's a dry erase board in the Pittsburgh Penguins' dressing room coach Dan Bylsma uses to remind his players about where they stand in their bid for a Stanley Cup.
For the first time this postseason, the Penguins find themselves with a bagel next to their name after the Boston Bruins pulled away for a 3-0 victory in Game 1 on Sunday night.
When Matt Cooke mouthed off at the officials after being called for boarding Alex Ovechkin, Washington had its break: a four-minute power play. Four minutes to untie the score. Four minutes to gain ground in the playoff race. Four minutes to end Pittsburgh's winning streak.
Penguins forward Matt Cooke apologized for an illegal hit that earned him the stiffest suspension of his NHL career, saying he needs to "change" the way he plays.
Matt Cooke got exactly the kind of harsh punishment Mario Lemieux challenged the NHL to hand out.
"First and foremost, I want to say that I'm disappointed and sorry that Tyson Barrie can't play for the Colorado Avalanche tonight. I wish that he could," Cooke said. "Unfortunately, it was not my intent to collide with him knee on knee. I think it was my intent to finish my check. Playoffs are a hard, physical time, and it's my job to be physical. I led my team in hits all three games, and it's an intense time. I've led my team this year in hits and in this series."