1. Islanders vs. Lightning: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    New York 5, Tampa Bay 3 (New York leads series 1-0) The New York Islanders fended off a late challenge from the Tampa Bay Lightning to take Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series on Wednesday night...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 8 days ago 3,023 reads 130 comments

  2. Evgeny Medvedev Arrested on Suspicion of DUI: Latest Details and Reaction

    Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Evgeny Medvedev was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence Wednesday, according to police. No charges have been filed in the case...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 days ago 1,891 reads 2 comments

  3. Lightning vs. Islanders: Preview and Prediction for 2016 NHL Playoffs Matchup

    The NHL is eager to get more playoff hockey into your living room. Before the puck is even dropped for Game 7 of the Nashville Predators/Anaheim Ducks series out on the West Coast ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 9 days ago 8,571 reads 57 comments

  4. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Latest Stanley Cup Championship Odds and Guide

    The Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals are getting ready to play an epic second-round series in the Stanley Cup playoffs...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 9 days ago 3,196 reads 0 comments

  5. NHL Betting Preview: Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks Game 7 Odds

    The Nashville Predators will be playing their first-ever Game 7 on Wednesday when they visit the Anaheim Ducks , who have melted under pressure like this before...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 9 days ago 1,399 reads 0 comments

  6. NHL Playoffs 2016: Updated Stanley Cup Schedule and Predictions

    At the conclusion of business Wednesday night, the first round of the NHL playoffs will finally be in the books, and it will be on to the second round...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 9 days ago 1,810 reads 1 comments

  7. Predators vs. Ducks Game 7: Preview, Prediction for NHL Playoff Series Finale

    This seems like the series nobody has seen to this point. Neither the Nashville Predators nor Anaheim Ducks are marquee teams when it comes to U.S...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 9 days ago 6,620 reads 12 comments

  8. Lightning vs. Islanders: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in NHL Playoff Series

    They are standing a little taller in Brooklyn these days after the New York Islanders eliminated the Florida Panthers in six games in the first round of the playoffs...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 9 days ago 2,418 reads 18 comments

  9. Capitals vs. Penguins: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in NHL Playoff Series

    The NHL has a glamour matchup on its hands as Sidney Crosby and the streaking Pittsburgh Penguins meet Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals in their second-round matchup...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 9 days ago 608 reads 0 comments

  10. Stars vs. Blues: Preview and Predictions for 2016 NHL Playoffs Matchup

    The Dallas Stars and St. Louis Blues made it through Round 1 and are ready to do battle in an effort to get to the Conference Final...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 9 days ago 14,672 reads 38 comments

  11. Eric Staal's Miserable Showing with Rangers Has Torpedoed His Free-Agency Value

    It is often claimed that a strong performance from a player in a contract year should be mistrusted, that the incentive of a pricey new deal can drive players to levels of performance that are not sustainable over any kind of longer term...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 9 days ago 14,504 reads 60 comments

  12. Brayden Schenn Suspended for Charging T.J. Oshie: Latest Details and Reaction

    The NHL Department of Player Safety announced Tuesday that Philadelphia Flyers center Brayden Schenn will be suspended three games for his hit on Washington Capitals winger T...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 days ago 6,725 reads 39 comments

  13. NY Rangers' Dan Boyle Has No Time for 'Clown' Sports Reporters

    There's nothing like a season-ending playoff loss to put a guy in a bad mood. It took the Pittsburgh Penguins just five games to dispatch the New York Rangers in their first-round ...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 47,191 reads 12 comments

  14. Jaromir Jagr Reportedly Doesn't Plan on Retiring, Wants to Return to Panthers

    It seems hockey's version of the ageless wonder, 44-year-old right winger Jaromir Jagr, isn't ready to hang the skates up yet after the New York Islanders eliminated his Florida ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 days ago 6,357 reads 20 comments

  15. Twitter Bro Becomes Hockey Superfan After 45 Seconds of Playoff Action

    Hockey is generally underrated in American sports, but many would agree its postseason is crazy fun to watch. One non-hockey fan discovered the beauty of the playoffs during the St...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 48,501 reads 37 comments

  16. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Round-by-Round Bracket Info and Guide

    The Nashville Predators got up off the deck Monday night and extended their first-round playoff series against the Pacific Division champion Anaheim Ducks to a seventh game when they registered their first home win of the postseason...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 10 days ago 15,573 reads 0 comments

  17. Who's to Blame for the Chicago Blackhawks' Early Exit from 2016 NHL Playoffs?

    On Monday night, the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks became the seventh team eliminated from the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs, after a 3-2 loss to the St. Louis B lues in Game 7 of their first-round series...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 days ago 23,488 reads 121 comments

  18. Blues Finally Best the Blackhawks and Their Playoff Demons in Epic Game 7 Win

    It was all set to happen again, just like it always seems to happen with the St. Louis Blues. Another terrific regular season, another round of "we've learned our lessons, we've learned how to win now" bromides as the playoffs began...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 10 days ago 11,315 reads 25 comments

  19. Blues vs. Blackhawks: Game 7 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NHL Playoffs

    There will be a new Stanley Cup champion this year after the St. Louis Blues defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in Game 7 of their first-round series on Monday night at Scottrade Center in St...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 10 days ago 8,227 reads 26 comments

  20. Capitals vs. Penguins: Preview and Prediction for 2016 NHL Playoffs Matchup

    One of the National Hockey League's marquee matchups will highlight the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, as the Washington Capitals face the Pittsburgh Penguins...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 days ago 22,851 reads 87 comments

  21. Blackhawks vs. Blues: Game 7 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    We'll have a new Stanley Cup Champion in 2016. The St. Louis Blues knocked off the Chicago Blackhawks by a score of 3-2 at Scottrade Center on Monday night, on a winning goal from ex-Hawk Troy Brouwer, winning their first-round series 4-3...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 days ago 37,042 reads 278 comments

  22. Ducks vs. Predators: Game 6 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Nashville 3, Anaheim 1 (Series tied at 3-3) The Nashville Predators forced Game 7 in their Western Conference first-round series with the Anaheim Ducks on Monday with a 3-1 win at home in Game 6...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 10 days ago 1,995 reads 14 comments

  23. NHL Playoff Chatroom: Is Ken Hitchcock's Job on the Line in Game 7?

    Welcome to the inaugural edition of the NHL Chatroom (copyright pending), a lively and frank discussion between Bleacher Report writers on the latest goings-on in the game...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 11 days ago 301 reads 0 comments

  24. Power Ranking the Goalies in the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs so Far

    In the Stanley Cup playoffs, goaltending often means the difference between success and failure for NHL teams...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 11 days ago 23,741 reads 101 comments

  25. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: TV Coverage, Live Stream Guide and Monday Game Times

    The Anaheim Ducks have reversed their situation after a difficult start to the NHL playoffs. While they started the postseason as one of the Western Conference favorites, the ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 11 days ago 2,984 reads 0 comments