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NHL Thursday: Erik Karlsson returns against Caps

While two playoff spots remain in each conference, the big story on Thursday is the return of Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson.

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The most adorable kid in hockey

There were a lot of great pictures from Thursday's Hurricanes game, in which Jared Staal joined brothers Eric and Jordan in his NHL debut. But this one of Eric's son takes the cake. (via @MikeSundheim)

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Rangers, Sens clinch

The playoff teams in each conference are gradually coming into focus as the season wraps up.

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Stars are out of the playoffs

The Stars needed everything to go their way to stay alive, and that's not what happened.

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Rangers, Senators clinch, Jets eliminated

The NHL playoff participants have fallen into place in the East after Thursday's action.

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Ryane Clowe injured

Clowe had to be helped off the ice by teammates and will not return to action tonight.

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Karlsson returns; Jets fight for playoff lives

A daily feature which asks the five hardest-hitting questions imaginable about this day in the NHL. Will our quandaries be answered? (That doesn't count as one of the five questions.)

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Karlsson to return Thursday

Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson will return to the lineup on Thursday night against the Washington Capitals.

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Semin out for year

Alexander Semin will miss the remainder of the season due to a concussion.

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Jets' season on the line against Habs

The NHL playoffs are a week away and there are two spots remaining in each conference. The Winnipeg Jets could decide the Eastern Conference race on Thursday night with a regulation loss.

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