Evgeny Kuznetsov tallied an assist and a goal in the second period to see the Washington Capitals claim a 2-1 series lead on Saturday.
The Chicago Blackhawks apologised to the Washington Capitals and Devante Smith-Pelly after he was heckled with racist taunts by four fans.
Oak View Group Seattle has submitted an official bid to bring an NHL team to the city.
The NHL have suspended Zac Rinaldo for a fifth time following his unprovoked attack of Samuel Girard last Saturday.
The Anaheim Ducks have apologized for posting a video celebrating the NHL's 100th anniversary that featured a naked Ryan Kesler.