The Rangers have officially taken control of the Eastern Conference Finals

5/20/14 in NHL   |   Pat   |   5235 respect

The New York Rangers are in the driver's seat in the Eastern Conference Finals, after manhandling the Canadiens 7-2 in Game 1 and then beating ...

Conference Finals and more! [Live Sports Thread]

5/19/14 in NHL   |   Jess   |   35133 respect

Greetings, sports fans! There are only four more teams left in the playoffs as we cruise into the conference finals for both the NBA and NHL. Bad n...

Crawford's Strong Play Flying Under The Radar

5/18/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   122 respect

In looking at the goaltending match-ups in the NHL's conference finals, one should notice that three of the teams are led by world class goal...

Milan Lucic to Dale Weise: 'I'm going to ****ing kill you next year'

5/15/14 in NHL   |   Pat   |   5235 respect

It's probably not the first time a hockey player has said something unkind in the handshake line after a playoff series, but this time, Dale We...

Goaltending to be a major factor in Eastern Conference Finals

5/15/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   122 respect

It is said that to win a Stanley Cup, one of the things a team must have is good goaltending. If you are the New York Rangers and Montreal Can...

Canadiens or Bruins - who advances tonight? [Live Sports Thread]

5/14/14 in NHL   |   Jess   |   35133 respect

Happy Hump Day, sports fans! WOW, there are a lot of potential elimination games tonight. We're in Game 7 of the Bruins/Canadiens series,so who...

Penguins should blame themselves for playoff failure

5/13/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   122 respect

Another Stanley Cup Playoffs, and another somewhat early exit for the Pittsburgh Penguins. This is becoming a familiar story for a Penguins...

Strong team play willed the Rangers to a series victory over the Penguins

5/13/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   122 respect

The Pittsburgh Penguins may have been the better team on paper, may have had the firepower, and may have had the look of a Stanley Cup contender,...

Can the Blackhawks lock up the series tonight? And who advances - Rangers or Pens? [Live Sports Thread]

5/13/14 in NHL   |   Jess   |   35133 respect

Greetings, sports fans! Tonight we have two NHL games and an NBA game in which the loser's season may be over. In one of those NHL games, that&...

No surprise: The Bruins and Canadiens are heading to Game 7

5/13/14 in NHL   |   Pat   |   5235 respect

Last night's game between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens was anything but typical, but the end result is exactly what should have bee...

Can Montréal even up the series at home tonight? [Live Thread]

5/12/14 in NHL   |   Jess   |   35133 respect

Greetings, sports fans, and Happy Monday! We have quite an exciting evening of sports ahead of us, with two potential elimination games; one in NHL...

Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard makes a fan's day

5/12/14 in NHL   |   Pat   |   5235 respect

Kelly Rothe is a 20-year old Red Wings fan and junior at Eastern Michigan University. When she was 9, she lost her mother to breast cancer. She als...

Lundqvist is doing what he does best for the Blueshirts

5/11/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   122 respect

When the game is on the line in the NHL's Stanley Cup playoffs, there are a lot of great goaltenders that come to mind when choosing who one ...

Subban has the makings of a great NHL defenseman

5/11/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   122 respect

It is not very often these days that an NHL defenseman has every tool that every hockey player dreams of. This dream player is one that has a ...

Boudreau Has History of Showing No Favoritism Among His Goaltenders

5/11/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   122 respect

When it comes to using goaltenders in the Stanley Cup playoffs, the general rule that an NHL head coach goes by is the one that says to use the h...