Stanley Cup Preview: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Stanley Cup Preview: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

This Time It’s Personal The Stanley Cup Finals are set as the Chicago Blackhawks will meet the Tampa Bay Lighting in the best of seven beginning Wednesday, June 3rd   for […]

Jack Eichel(Photo: Dan and Margaret Hickling )

Buffalo Sabres Offseason Blueprint Part III: Forwards

In the final edition of my three part series of the Sabres offseason blueprint, I take a look at the forwards.  The forward group is going to have the biggest […]

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Potential Conn Smythe Winners From All Four Remaining Teams

If a player is awarded the Conn Smythe trophy, it means he had an exemplary run in the playoffs. Out of all the competing teams and players, he was the one to […]

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Will McDavid Make Most Of His Game 5 Guarantee?

Alex Ovechkin was not the only superstar to make a guarantee. Whether it was his intention or not, Connor McDavid turned a question about his potential last game with the […]

The Blues have a long offseason ahead (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

The Blues Best & Worst Case Scenario for Next Season

The St. Louis Blues once again overshadowed an impressive regular season with another early playoff exit, which leaves everyone from the front office out wondering exactly what moves need to […]

A career-Shark, Marleau finds himself among the team's best in numerous statistical categories. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Doug Wilson’s “Rebuild” Bound to Backfire

Saying Rebuild But Doesn’t Look Like It The San Jose Sharks front office (GM Doug Wilson) says they are trying to rebuild. Now the opening sentence of this article is […]

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Which Canadian Team Will Next Lift Stanley Cup?

Oh Canada.  When will you win again? Or is it Woe Canada? It’s going on 22 years and counting.  Once Calgary and Montreal get eliminated from this year’s playoffs, it will […]

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Fact Or Fiction: Eastern Conference Playoffs Edition

Can the New York Rangers, pull a New York Rangers for the 2nd straight year? Once again, the Rangers find themselves in Round 2 of the Stanley Cup playoffs down […]

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3 Keys to a Sharks Bounce Back in 2015-16

The San Jose Sharks missed the playoffs for the first time in a dozen years this season. Through January the Sharks were in a playoff position but the truth is […]

The Blackhawks were featured on NBC this past week, not the Stadium Series contest (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Fact Or Fiction: Western Conference Playoffs Edition

We were about 20 seconds away from having a pair of 3-0 series leads. Instead, the Calgary Flames, like they always seem to at home late in 3rd periods, find […]

Into the Crystal Ball: What the St. Louis Blues Could Look Like Next Season

Into the Crystal Ball: What the St. Louis Blues Could Look Like Next Season

The St. Louis Blues and their fans are undoubtedly pondering every situation over the past 3 seasons, wondering what went wrong. 3 straight 1st round postseason exits is not how […]

Michal Neuvirth has been facing lots of shots all season long while starting in the Sabres' crease, so the goalie comes to Long Island having established some sort of playing rhythm - something that Chad Johnson was simply unable to do. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Will Be Next Sharks Goalie? Assessing the Options

No More Niemi? A strong argument could be made that sticking with Antti Niemi as his main goaltender the past five seasons was a big mistake by San Jose Sharks GM […]