Post Tagged with: "Eastern Conference Finals"

Marty Biron, reppin' that Eastern Conference for life.

Rangers vs. Flyers: A Matchup Made in Heaven

On April 17, the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers will face off in a first round playoff matchup representing the two and three seeds from the metropolitan division as […]

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Why the Bruins are Most Likely to Win the Cup

If you had to put all your money on correctly guessing the 2013-14 Stanley Cup Champion, your best chance of fortune would be to select the Boston Bruins. That isn’t […]

by · April 4, 2014 · 3 comments · Boston Bruins
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Will Penguins Rebound from Last Season’s Flameout?

Upon Boston’s shocking dismantling of the favored Penguins in last season’s Eastern Conference Final, endless questions immediately surrounded a Pittsburgh squad that so many thought would surely wear, at the very least, the Prince […]

by · September 3, 2013 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins' head coach Dan Bylsma put all of his stock in Marc-Andre Fleury before this season began. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

USA Olympic Hockey Team Bound to Provide Truth About Pittsburgh Penguins

The USA Olympic Hockey Team is bound to provide the truth to many of the questions that remain about the Pittsburgh Penguins. With one of the most talented rosters in […]

by · August 13, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
Is Sidney Crosby the Peyton Manning of hockey? (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Questioning Sidney Crosby’s Leadership: Is He a First-Class Captain?

Is Sidney Crosby an admirable captain leading the Pittsburgh Penguins? We know he is the best player in the world, or at least one of them. Crosby tore up the […]

by · June 14, 2013 · 6 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Bruins Prove That Teams, Not Individuals, Win Championships

By Mike Miccoli It starts with a milk crate. Maybe a steel folding chair for some, an orange traffic cone for others, but for most, it’s a milk crate. You […]

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3 Reasons the Penguins are on the Brink of Elimination

Last week, we presented an argument for why the Pittsburgh Penguins would be playing for the Stanley Cup this year.  Then, the Eastern Conference Finals started.  Oops.  May have swung and missed […]

by · June 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins
Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin: Leave the Temper and Whining in Game 1

When you think of Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, do you think of whiner and bad temper? If you aren’t a fan of the Pittsburgh Penguins, I already know your […]

by · June 3, 2013 · 11 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Tom Kowal addresses the Capitals bench (Clydeorama/Flickr)

Scouting the Refs: Conference Finals

Another round of playoff hockey, another round of cuts for the officiating team. Gone are Brad Meier, Tom Kowal, Chris Lee, and Kevin Pollock.  They join the referees cut after the first […]

by · May 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized
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There Will Be Blood: The 1991 Bruins Penguins Series

Two recent Stanley Cup winners in the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins are set to faceoff this Saturday in what is expected to be a memorable Eastern Conference Finals regardless […]

by · May 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins
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NHL Conference Finals Predictions Sure to Go Wrong

And then there were four and what a four they are. The four teams left in the Stanley Cup Playoffs have won the last four Stanley Cups, the first time […]

by · May 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized
Sidney Crosby faces off against Patrice Bergeron. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Lockout Part 2: Waiting for the Eastern Conference Final

Five months ago, hockey fans were sitting around and waiting. They were waiting to see if their beloved NHL would come back to have a 2013 season or waste a […]

by · May 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins