1. Blues, Red Wings Ready to Roll with Rookie Goalies

    The NHL playoffs are usually as unpredictable as they are dramatic, hence that old adage about the hot goaltender determining possession of the Stanley Cup...

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  2. Hartley on Comeback: 'Nothing Rattles Us'

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  3. 5 Reasons Ducks Will Win the Stanley Cup

    Good morning, Ducks fans! I'm proud to be able to introduce myself as the new editor here at Pucks of a Feather – just in time to watch the Anaheim Ducks begin their quest ...

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  4. Battle-Tested Ducks Ready for Deep Playoff Run

    The Ducks should know what to expect by now. It's not like they haven't been good students over the last few seasons...

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  5. Penguins a Lively Underdog vs. Rangers

    If you are an underdog team looking to go on some unexpectedly deep run to the Stanley Cup, this is probably the year to do it. Quite frankly, there aren't any heavy favourites expected to advance – Tampa Bay and St...

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  6. The Pressure Is on for Bruce Boudreau

    The general manager took care of the shopping for the ingredients needed to create a memorable dinner. Now all the coach has to do is put a winning recipe together and not burn it...

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  7. Pittsburgh Putting Playoffs on Public Big Screens

    The City of Pittsburgh and the Penguins announced Thursday that they will hold watch parties for all home games of the team's opening-round series against the New York Rangers ...

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  8. Window Might Be Closing on Penguins as a Contender

    The Pittsburgh Penguins ' first-round playoff matchup against the New York Rangers could also be viewed as a battle to keep the band together. There's growing concern in Pittsburgh that the team's window as a Stanley Cup contender is closing...

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  9. The Storied History of the New York Rangers

    For those of you who are unfamiliar with me, I used to write over at In Lou We Trust a couple years back. For those who actually remember me occasionally commenting over here all those ...

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  10. 3 Keys to Victory for Rangers vs. Pens

    For me, I used to write over at In Lou We Trust a couple years back. For those who actually remember me occasionally commenting over here all those years back, hi! I do still occasionally ...

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  11. How Oddsmakers Make Rangers Favorites to Win Cup

    The New York Rangers racked up an NHL -best 113 points to win the President's Trophy and they're pretty healthy going to the playoffs, so it's no surprise that they're being picked as the team to beat by oddsmakers...

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  12. Rangers Must Counter 2 of NHL's 'Best' to Survive Penguins

    Derek Stepan, student of history, stopped himself as he was addressing the favorite/underdog thing in the one-eight, first-round matchup the Rangers will open at the Garden on Thursday against the Penguins ...

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  13. Senators' Mark Stone Can't Manage to Get Water Bottle Anywhere

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  14. NHL Playoffs 2015: Schedule and Latest Odds for Stanley Cup Bracket Picture

    The greatest two months in sports have finally started. There's no formula to winning a Stanley Cup , as we've seen in recent years. Only once in the last seven years has the team that won the Presidents' Trophy won the Cup...

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  15. Short-handed Islanders find way to contain Alex Ovechkin

    Travis Hamonic didn't play in Wednesday's series opener against the Capitals , a scenario that seemed destined to let Alex Ovechkin run roughshod over the Islanders ...

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  16. Michael Ferland Shows He's Up to Challenge of Facing Alex Burrows

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  17. Flames Rookie Sam Bennett Feeling Right at Home in Playoff Debut vs. Canucks

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  18. Flames 2 Canucks 1: A Dead Heat Until the Final, Fatal Blow

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  19. Flames battle back to down Canucks, 2-1, in playoff opener

    The Calgary Flames looked like they had been there before. Unfortunately, so did the Vancouver Canucks ...

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  20. Preds Lose Fisher, Game One in Double OT

    Duncan Keith's goal at 7:49 of double overtime capped off quite the comeback for the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday night...

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  21. Duncan Keith, Scott Darling Lift Blackhawks to Win in Double OT

    There's no easing into the playoffs, no dipping your toes in the water to test the temperature. Whether you've played 171 playoff games, like Marian Hossa, or are thrown into your first ...

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  22. Quenneville Mum on Game 2 Starter

    The last thing anybody expected out of Chicago this spring was a goaltending controversy but, after the Blackhawks ' 4-3 double-OT win over the Preds on Wednesday night, there might be one...

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  23. Scott Darling Comes off the Bench to Save Blackhawks in Game 1

    Scott Darling wasn't supposed to be here. He certainly wasn't supposed to play in Game 1 of a first-round series in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Heck, he probably shouldn't even be in the NHL given where he had to start from...

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  24. Predators Fall to Blackhawks in Double Overtime

    The Predators were hardly themselves in the final six weeks of the regular season. The dogged aggressiveness that powered them to the top of the NHL standings had disappeared, which left them sputtering into the playoffs...

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  25. Is a Blackhawks Goalie Controversy Brewing After Scott Darling's Game 1 Heroics?

    The Chicago Blackhawks don't have a goaltending controversy. At least, not yet. Corey Crawford on Wednesday night picked up where he left off at the end of last year's postseason ...

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