1. Racist reaction to finale tarnishes Bruins run

    - Bruins fans and others swapped racist comments on social media after a black forward for the Washington Capitals scored the decisive goal in overtime of Game 7.

    (CHARLES KRUPA/ASSOCIATED PRESS)

     
  2. Racist messages on Twitter follow Capitals’ goal

    - Washington Capitals forward Joel Ward was the hero of Wednesday night’s Game 7 of the Capitals-Bruins NHL playoff series, but his shining moment was followed by racial epithets posted to Twitter in the hours after the game.