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Kane scores natural hat trick as Oilers defeat Flames to take series lead

Evander Kane scored a natural hat trick during an electric six-minute span and captain Connor McDavid provided more magic with three assists in another dominant performance as the Edmonton Oilers downed the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Sunday to take a 2-1 lead in their second-round playoff series.

Oilers, Flames alumni look back at last playoff Battle of Alberta: 'A lot of hate'

Back in 1991, it was the heated matchup of two teams taking and receiving walloping blows that almost defy logic when examined under the sport's current lens. That Battle of Alberta in particular was mean, nasty and downright violent.

Maple Leafs fall short as Lightning win tightly contested Game 7 behind Paul's 2-goal night

Nick Paul scored twice, including an incredible individual effort on the winner late in the second period, as the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 in Game 7 on Saturday to win their first-round playoff series 4-3.

Despite playoff demons, Maple Leafs confident ahead of Game 7 against Lightning

Toronto's star sniper Auston Matthews didn't mince words with the Maple Leafs preparing to face yet another Game 7 showdown with the intense pressure of past playoff failures casting a long shadow.

Point pots OT winner as Bolts beat Maple Leafs to force series finale in Toronto

Brayden Point scored at 18:04 of overtime as the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Thursday to force a seventh and deciding game in their first-round playoff series.

Spezza's leadership proves key as Maple Leafs push Lightning to brink of elimination

Auston Matthews scored the winner with 6:06 left in regulation as the Toronto Maple Leafs recovered from an early 2-0 deficit to defeat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Tuesday to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.

Maligned Holl praised by Leafs teammates, coach Keefe, who keeps same lineup for Game 5

Maple Leafs head coach Sheldon Keefe will dress the same lineup for Tuesday's Game 5 against Tampa Bay, some 48 hours after that group came out embarrassingly flat with a chance to grab a 3-1 stranglehold in their best-of-seven playoff series.

Struggling Maple Leafs captain Tavares looking to 'create more' in 1st-round series

Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos finally broke through for his team. The Maple Leafs are still waiting for their leader, captain John Tavares, to do the same. He has yet to register a point at 5-on-5 in Toronto's first-round playoff series.

Lightning bury Maple Leafs early in Game 4 to even series

Steven Stamkos scored one minute into the first period to spark an early barrage as the Tampa Bay Lightning steamrolled the Toronto Maple Leafs 7-3 on Sunday to knot their first-round playoff series 2-2.

Maple Leafs jump on Lightning early in Game 3, remain perfect when Kampf scores

David Kampf scored the winner and Jack Campbell made 32 saves as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.