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Continued: Russo's Eastern Conference predictions

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• Made the playoffs last year for the first time in eternity and followed it up by hopefully settling their erratic goalie situation in acquiring Jonathan Bernier.

7. NEW YORK ISLANDERS

2013: 24-17-7, 8th in East (55 points)

• New captain John Tavares put up an MVP-type season last year, and look for him again to lead this up-and-coming team.

8. WASHINGTON CAPITALS

2013: 27-18-3, 3rd in East (57 points)

• Alex Ovechkin got off to a slow start last season before pouring it on en route to his third Hart Trophy. No slow start this season.

9. MONTREAL CANADIENS

2013: 29-14-5, 2nd in East (63 points)

• Was a surprise out of the East last season, but last season’s Carey Price was nothing like the Carey Price of three years ago.

10. PHILADELPHIA Flyers

2013: 23-22-3, 10th in East (49 points)

• Ilya Bryzgalov and his idiosyncrasies were purged in the offseason, but the jury’s out as to whether Ray Emery and Steve Mason will solve Philly’s eternal goaltending issues.

11. COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS

2013: 24-17-7, 9th in West (55 points)

• Hard-working team that should score more with a full season of Marian Gaborik, but goalie Sergei Bobrovsky will be asked again to carry the load.

12. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING

2013: 18-26-4, 14th in East (40 points)

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Miami - LP: T. Koehler 5 FINAL
Washington - WP: M. Scherzer 7
Arizona - WP: J. Collmenter 13 FINAL
Colorado - LP: T. Matzek 7
San Diego - WP: I. Kennedy 9 FINAL
San Francisco - LP: C. Heston 1
Cincinnati - WP: M. Leake 3 FINAL
Pittsburgh - LP: G. Cole 0
NY Yankees - LP: C. Sabathia 1 FINAL
Toronto - WP: M. Buehrle 5
Philadelphia 4 Top 8th Inning
Atlanta 7
Baltimore 1 Top 9th Inning
NY Mets 5
Arizona - WP: R. Ray 5 FINAL
Colorado - LP: J. Lyles 1
Tampa Bay 4 Bottom 8th Inning
Boston 2
Los Angeles 2 Top 6th Inning
Milwaukee 6
Cleveland 5 Bottom 5th Inning
Kansas City 2
Detroit 4 Bottom 5th Inning
Chicago WSox 3
Oakland 0 Bottom 6th Inning
Minnesota 4
Texas 10 Bottom 6th Inning
Houston 0
Chicago Cubs 5 Top 6th Inning
St. Louis 2
Seattle - R. Elias 9:05 PM
LA Angels - C. Wilson
Chicago 91 FINAL
Cleveland 106
LA Clippers 8 1st Qtr 7:21
Houston 12
Montreal 1 FINAL
Tampa Bay 2
NY Rangers 1 3rd Prd 13:34
Washington 2
Los Angeles 0 0th Half
Real Salt Lake 0
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