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The Hockey News Daily Dish: May 2

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Yesterday’s Action…

Pittsburgh 0, New York Rangers 3 (story/highlights)
– Jaromir Jagr scored twice and added an assist, while Henrik Lundqvist stopped all 29 shots.

Detroit 8, Colorado 2
(story/highlights)
– Johan Franzen netted a hat trick and Chris Osgood made 29 saves.

News and Views…

Colorado: Recalled Wyatt Smith from Lake Erie… Peter Forsberg sat out Game 4 with a groin injury… Mark Kiszla of the Denver Post writes that it’s time for Peter Forsberg to pack it in. (more…)

Montreal:
Herb Zurkowsky of the Montreal Gazette talks about Guy Carbonneau’s optimism heading into Game 5 against Philadelphia. (more…)

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New York Rangers: The New York Post reports Sean Avery is still in the intensive care unit, but improving his condition. (more…)

Pittsburgh: Gary Roberts returned from a groin injury that kept him out of five games.

What’s on tap…

Dallas at San Jose, Game 5, 10:00 p.m.

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