The Hockey News Daily Dish: April 14

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Yesterday’s Action…

Philadelphia 2, Washington 0 (story/highlights)
– Martin Biron earned a 24-save shutout and R.J. Umberger scored the winner.

Montreal 1, Boston 2 (OT) (story/highlights)
– Marc Savard had an assist and scored the OT-winner, while Tim Thomas made 27 saves.

New Jersey 4, New York Rangers 3 (OT)
– John Madden scored the overtime-winner and Martin Brodeur stopped 27 shots.

San Jose 3, Calgary 4
– Jarome Iginla had two points, Owen Nolan scored the winner and Curtis Joseph stopped all 22 shots after coming on in relief of Miikka Kiprusoff.

News and Views…

Atlanta: Angelo Esposito signed ATO with the AHL Chicago Wolves (more…).

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Boston: Dennis Wideman sat out Game 2 with an upper body injury.

Detroit: Recalled Darren Helm, Cory Emmerton, Kyle Quincey, Jakub Kindl and Jonathan Ericsson from Grand Rapids.

Nashville: John Glennon writes in The Tennesean, David Legwand will be a game time decision for Game 3. (more…)

Ottawa: Allen Panzeri of the Ottawa Citizen writes Jason Spezza is doubtful for Game 3. (more…)

Philadelphia: Patrick Thoresen is day-to-day with a groin injury.

What’s on tap…

Pittsburgh at Ottawa, Game 3, 7:00 p.m.
Detroit at Nashville, Game 3, 7:30 p.m.
Minnesota at Colorado, Game 3, 10:00 p.m.

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