Update (4:16 PM): Steph has a preview of the Wings/Predators series posted. - Matt
Update (1:25 PM): IwoCPO presents the keys to the Wings/Predators series. - Matt
... James Mirtle reacts to the first night of the playoffs.
... HockeyTownTodd comments on the Wings/Predators series as only he can.
... Rangers fans made a good showing as their team opened the playoffs across the river in New Jersey.
... The Flames beat the Sharks in Game 1. I'll be honest. I didn't see that one coming.
... This one, however, came as no surprise: Pittsburgh 4, Ottawa 0.
... This year's under-the-rader player, Johan Franzen, is the subject of a Khan profile.
... Bruce MacLeod has a piece on the Wings' big three net front players: Franzen, Dan Cleary, and Tomas Holmstrom.
... The Forechecker gives Predators fans reason to believe.