Brandon Saad will not travel with the Blackhawks to Philadelphia for Tuesday night’s game. He is suffering from an upper-body injury; his final shift came with just under eight minutes left in the second period on Sunday.
Notre Dame knocked #2 Boston College out of the Hockey East playoffs with a 4-2 win on Sunday. Defenseman Stephen Johns scored the first goal of the game for the Fighting Irish, and forward Vince Hinostroza contributed another assist for the winners. Forward Kevin Hayes scored on of BC’s goals and assisted on the other, while Chris Calnan did not register a point.
Vermont fell to UMass-Lowell 2-1 to end their postseason. Defenseman Michael Paliotta was credited with three shots on net and was minus-one in the loss.
Defenseman Nick Mattson scored the first goal of the game for North Dakota, who knocked off Colorado College to advance in the NCHC playoffs.
Miami (OH) stunned #4 St. Cloud State, scoring a game-winning goal with less than four seconds left in regulation. Forward Anthony Louis scored the game-tying goal in the third period and assisted on the game-winner.