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The Hockey News Daily Dish: April 22

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Yesterday’s Action…

Boston 0, Montreal 5 (story/highlights)
– Andrei Kostitsyn had two goals and an assist and Carey Price earned a 25-save shutout.

Washington 4, Philadelphia 2 (story/highlights)
– Alex Ovechkin scored two third period goals and Cristobal Huet turned aside 33 shots.

News and Views…

Anaheim: Eric Stephens of the Los Angeles Times writes that the Ducks want to keep Brian Burke as GM, while rumors circulate about him leaving for Toronto. (more…)

Boston: Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald writes that Zdeno Chara will have surgery on his shoulder after being eliminated by Montreal. (more…)

Dallas: Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News writes that the co-GM situation is working out well for the team. (more…)

Minnesota: John Shipley of the St. Paul Pioneer Press writes about how important it is for the Wild to try and sign Marian Gaborik to an extension this summer. (more…)

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Montreal: Arson, rioting and targeting of police broke out in Montreal after the Canadiens’ Game 7 win over Boston. (more…)

Nashville: John Glennon of The Tennessean writes about Jason Arnott’s concussion and his current health status. (more…)

New Jersey:
Mark Everson of the New York Post writes about Martin Brodeur turning down an invitation to play for Team Canada at the World Championship. (more…)

Philadelphia: Mike Knuble is day-to-day with a hamstring injury.

Pittsburgh:
Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writes about the key acquisition of Hal Gill. (more…)

What’s on tap…

Philadelphia at Washington, Game 7, 7:00 p.m.
Calgary at San Jose, Game 7, 10:00 p.m.

The Hockey News Daily Dish, a roundup of all the previous day’s news, appears each morning only on THN.com.