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Patrice Bergeron (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bruins’ Bergeron Named NHL’s Second Star Of Week

Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron has been named the NHL’s “second star” for last week, but was beaten out by one of the team’s biggest rivals.

03/04/2013

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Backstrom Suspension From A Washington Perspective

Comcast SportsNet Washington’s Chuck Gormley spoke with Toucher & Rich about the suspension of Nicklas Backstrom, the addition of John Erskine to the lineup, Karl Alzner and his prediction for the series.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/19/2012

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

The D.A. Show: Backstrom’s Suspension From A Washington Perspective

Alan May of Comcast SportsNet Washington joined D.A. to discuss the NHL Playoffs so far. The two discussed the suspension of Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom. Should it really have been ruled a match penalty by the officials?

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/18/2012

Head coach Claude Julien (top right) of the Boston Bruins yells to his team from the bench during Game Four against the Vancouver Canucks in the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden on June 8, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Julien: ‘Ludicrous’ To Think Bruins’ Are Targeting Backstroms’ Head

Boston coach Claude Julien says it’s “ludicrous” to think the Bruins would target the head of Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom, who missed half the season with a concussion.

04/18/2012

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 14: Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals is congratulated by teammate Jay Beagle #83 after Backstrom scored the game winner against the Boston Bruins in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden on April 14, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Washington Capitals defeated the Boston Bruins 2-1 in double overtime.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: Backstrom Out, Time For The Bruins To Take Advantage

Felger and Massarotti opened the day talking about the Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals series and the one game suspension of Capitals forward Nicklas Backstrom for his crosscheck on Rich Peverley.

98.5 The Sports Hub–04/18/2012

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Capitals Disagree With NHL’s Decision On Backstrom

The Washington Capitals aren’t happy Nicklas Backstrom was suspended for Game 4, and are letting everyone know it.

04/18/2012

Marian Hossa #81 of the Chicago Blackhawks is placed on a stretcher following a collison against the Phoenix Coyotes in Game Three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Playoffs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Is Violence In The NHL Ruining The Game?

The NHL Playoffs have taken a violent turn following Raffi Torres’s hit on Marion Hossa and Backstrom’s hit on Peverly, Gresh and Zo open up Wednesday’s show debating whether or not the the violence in the NHL has gone too far?

04/18/2012

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Backstrom Suspended One Game For Crosschecking Peverley

Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom has been suspended for one game for crosschecking Bruins forward Rich Peverley after Boston’s Game 3 win Monday night.

04/17/2012

Alex Ovechkin speaks with new Washington Capital Head Coach Dale Hunter. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: Dale Hunter Is Delusional

Gresh & Zo ripped apart Caps coach Dale Hunter’s bizarre rant defending Nicklas Backstrom’s cross check of Rich Peverley. Listen in as things get heated.

04/17/2012

Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Report: Hearing Scheduled For Capitals Backstrom For Peverley Hit

Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom will have a hearing with the NHL on Tuesday about his crosscheck to the face of Bruins forward Rich Peverley after Boston’s Game 3 win Monday night.

04/17/2012

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