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May 6th, 2012 at 9:16 PM
St Louis Blues

It’s hard to find any bright spots after being swept in a playoff series.  If one team can, it is the St. Louis Blues. The Blues had their season end Sunday afternoon, as the eighth-seeded Los Angeles Kings took the Semifinal Series,...
May 6th, 2012 at 9:01 PM
Player Profiles

The stellar play of Nicklas Backstrom in these playoffs has tended to get lost in the shuffle, with media focusing about Ovechkin under-performing, Dale Hunter coaching against the grain, and Braden Holtby generally being glorious. Backstrom has had...
May 6th, 2012 at 8:26 PM
Philadelphia Flyers

Claude Giroux entered the second round being hailed by many as the current best player in the world. He was a dominant force, recording six goals, 14 points and a plus-6 in only six games. He stood tallest when the Flyers needed him the most,...
May 6th, 2012 at 8:25 PM
Montreal Canadiens

He was widely seen as one of the next great hockey minds during his tenure with the Chicago Blackhawks’ front office. He rose quickly through the ranks upon his retirement as a player and has a proven championship pedigree. He is charming,...
May 6th, 2012 at 8:19 PM
AHL

Home is supposed to be a place where good things happen. For the Abbotsford Heat, in search of a bounce back win, home wasn’t quite as kind on Saturday night. With Leland Irving back in the net for Abbotsford, the Toronto Marlies posted...
May 6th, 2012 at 8:05 PM
New Jersey Devils

He only has two games of NHL playoff experience, but rookie defenseman Adam Larsson has already had an impact for the New Jersey Devils. In Game 2 against the Flyers in Philadelphia (during a four-on-four) Larsson tied the game at one by snapping a...
May 6th, 2012 at 5:57 PM
Fantasy

We did go far and wide in our searches. The goal was not just to find women who were involved in fantasy hockey but women that were at various levels. After all, variety is the best spice in life. When researching for this series, we stumbled...
May 6th, 2012 at 5:47 PM
Los Angeles Kings

As the Los Angeles Kings take a commanding 3-0 series lead over the St. Louis Blues into Game 4 on Sunday, many people are questioning, who are these guys?  The Kings struggled to score in the regular season, barely locked up a playoff spot, and...
May 6th, 2012 at 3:28 PM
International Hockey

Not all of the Winnipeg Jets are on the golf course this May. As we speak, there are four members of the team that are overseas, three of which made their country's final rosters for the 2012 IIHF Men’s World Hockey Championship in...
May 6th, 2012 at 3:16 PM
New York Rangers

In war, battles rage over territory and supremacy. The Eastern Conference champs must conquer the East before they can conquer the West. The process takes time, power and an army of soldiers ready to lie down to play the puck. Resilience has...