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Avs’ Bednar cleared to coach after testing issue

Emily Kaplan is ESPN’s national NHL reporter. LAS VEGAS — Colorado Avalanche coach Jared Bednar has been cleared for Thursday’s pivotal Game 6 against the Vegas Golden Knights, according to the team. Bednar was not on the ice for morning skate Thursday, as the Avalanche said there were “irregularities” in his COVID-19 testing. However, after […]

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NHL Playoffs Daily: Islanders seek to eliminate Bruins

Greg Wyshynski is ESPN’s senior NHL writer. The Tampa Bay Lightning are Central Division champions, and are waiting for the winner of the New York Islanders vs. Boston Bruins East Division final, a series that could end on the Island tonight. Meanwhile, the Montreal Canadiens got one game closer to seeing which team they’ll be […]