Sidney Crosby scored two goals in 52 seconds, Nick Bonino had the winner in the third period and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series on Thursday night.
Erik Karlsson scored on a bad-angle shot with 4:11 left in the third period, sending the Ottawa Senators to a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers in the opener of their second-round playoff series on Thursday night.
Despite rape allegations that emerged days before the draft, Ohio State cornerback Gareon Conley was taken by the Oakland Raiders with the No. 24 pick on Thursday night.
John Lynch got the player he wanted and some extra picks in his first draft as San Francisco 49ers general manager.
The Chicago Bears drafted their latest quarterback of the future, grabbing North Carolina's Mitchell Trubisky with the No. 2 pick on Thursday night after trading up a spot with the San Francisco 49ers.