The Stanley Cup Playoff resumed with two games on Thursday.
At Newark, New Jersey:
Alexei Ponikarovsky scored the winning goal at 17:21 of overtime as the New Jersey Devils defeated the visiting Philadelphia Flyers 4-3 in game three of their conference semifinal series and have taken a two-games-to-one advantage.
At Los Angeles:
Goals from Justin Williams, Dwight King, Mike Richards (power play) and Drew Doughty lifted the Los Angeles Kings to a 4-2 game-three home win over the St. Louis Blues. The Kings, who lead their conference semifinal series three games to none, can complete a four-game sweep with a victory on Sunday at home.