Stanley welcomes 8 more teams to the party! [Live Sports Thread]

4/17/14 in NHL   |   Jess   |   32909 respect

Greetings, sports fans! As expected, the first night of the SC playoffs was quite exciting...except for those of us whose teams came close to losin...

Blues must get back on path towards the Cup

4/16/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

When it comes to the Stanley Cup playoffs, the hottest team usually ends up winning it all. Look at what happened in 2011. Sure, the Bruins ha...

Did someone say "Stanley"? [Live Sports Thread]

4/16/14 in NHL   |   Jess   |   32909 respect

Greetings, sports fans! Wow, it's already odd to see certain teams facing off this early in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Columbus and Pittsburgh? ...

Why this could be the end for Hiller in Anaheim

4/16/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

If you're an NHL club, it is never a bad thing to have too many good goaltenders. This is exactly the case for the Anaheim Ducks as they g...

Redemption time for Bryzgalov

4/16/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

NHL goaltenders are certainly a rare breed in professional sports, which is especially true when talking about Minnesota Wild netminder Ilya Bryz...

Rick Nash must prove his worth for the Rangers in the postseason

4/15/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

Prior to joining the New York Rangers last season, there was no doubt that forward Rick Nash was one of the most dangerous offensive players in the...

Stanley Cup Playoffs begin Wednesday: Which games streaming are online for free

4/15/14 in NHL   |   JoeKukura   |   452 respect

The Stanley Cup Playoffs begin Wednesday night, and NBC is streaming NHL playoff games online for free! But not many of them. In fact, out of the 5...

All about the right Price in Montreal

4/15/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

When it comes to the Montreal Canadiens and the Stanley Cup playoffs, it has always been about the goaltending. Guys like Jacques Plante, Gump...

No concussion, no injuries for Sedin

4/14/14 in NHL   |   Debi_L   |   11294 respect

Last night, during the second period in the game between the Calgary Flames and the Vancouver Canucks, Daniel Sedin received a vicious hit by Paul ...

Stars to Rely Heavily on Lehtonen for Postseason Success

4/12/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

When one thinks of the Stanley Cup playoffs and great goaltending, names like Patrick Roy, Ken Dryden, Martin Brodeur, Grant Fuhr, Terry Sawchuk,...

What the Rangers Need to Do to beat the Flyers

4/12/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

With the Stanley Cup playoffs set to begin this upcoming week, 16 NHL teams will be trying to figure out what game plan to draw up that will not ...

Brendan Shanahan joins Toronto Maple Leafs Organization

4/11/14 in NHL   |   Debi_L   |   11294 respect

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired the services of Brendan Shanahan in a move no one saw coming.  Shanahan has been with the NHL for five y...

Calgary Flames closing out a season chock full of nailbiting games

4/11/14 in NHL   |   darrinpeppers   |   5 respect

Does playing 49 games decided by a single goal this season mean the Calgary Flames' rebuild will be quick? There's been both fun and fru...

Why the Ducks might go down early in the postseason

4/10/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

In professional sports, it never matters what a team does in the regular season because in the end, it is all about the club does in the playoffs...

Columbus Blue Jackets: An underdog with a bite

4/10/14 in NHL   |   patrickhoffman3530   |   109 respect

One of the great things about the playoffs in any sport is that there is always a chance of seeing an underdog upset one of the top teams in thei...