1. Ranking the Top Single-Game Performances of the 2016 NHL Playoffs So Far

    Since the 2016 NHL playoffs began on April 13, we've been treated to 85 postseason games in the first three rounds...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 5,247 reads 9 comments

  2. Gary Bettman Comments on NHL Expansion, 2018 Winter Olympics

    While the possibility of NHL players participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics looks to be in doubt, the league should determine its expansion plans next month...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 2 months ago 3,658 reads 9 comments

  3. Sharks vs. Penguins: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 Stanley Cup Final

    Pittsburgh 3, San Jose 2 (Pittsburgh leads series 1-0) Nick Bonino's game-winner with 2:33 remaining in regulation handed the Pittsburgh Penguins a 1-0 series lead in the Stanley Cup Final over the San Jose Sharks on Monday...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 41,473 reads 217 comments

  4. Stanley Cup Final Schedule 2016: Game 1 TV Info, Sharks vs. Penguins Predictions

    The puck drops Monday for Game 1 of the 2016 Stanley Cup Final between the San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins at Consol Energy Center. NBC will have the coverage at 8 p.m...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 2,875 reads 0 comments

  5. Sharks vs. Penguins: Keys to Victory in Game 1 of NHL Playoff Series

    It's time. The Pittsburgh Penguins will play host to the San Jose Sharks on Monday night to kick off the 2016 Stanley Cup Final...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 2,241 reads 6 comments

  6. Stanley Cup Final 2016: Sharks vs. Penguins TV Schedule, Game 1 Live Stream

    Scoring depth has led to consistent success in this year's Stanley Cup playoffs for the San Jose Sharks...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 5,187 reads 0 comments

  7. Sharks vs. Penguins: Expert Predictions for 2016 Stanley Cup Final

    After six long weeks of hard-hitting, lightning-fast action and loads of drama in the 2016 NHL playoffs, we've arrived at the Stanley Cup Final. And rest assured, the next two weeks will produce even more drama and countless storylines...

    Bleacher Report NHL Staff Written by Bleacher Report NHL Staff about 2 months ago 51,380 reads 172 comments

  8. Stanley Cup Betting Preview: San Jose Sharks vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Game 1 Odds

    The Pittsburgh Penguins are set as the betting favorites for both Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final and the championship series overall as they get set to battle the San Jose Sharks starting on Monday night in Game 1 at the Consol Energy Center...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 2 months ago 3,189 reads 0 comments

  9. Sharks vs Penguins: Preview of Game 1 of the 2016 Stanley Cup Final

    The 2016 Stanley Cup Final pits the Eastern Conference champion, the Pittsburgh Penguins, against the Western Conference champion, the San Jose Sharks...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 months ago 3,876 reads 10 comments

  10. Joe Pavelski's Puck-Tipping Prowess Could Pay Big Dividends Against Penguins

    SAN JOSE, Calif. — Joe Pavelski 's wondrous tip-in off a puck shot by Brent Burns last Monday night revived the appreciation for one of hockey's hardest skills. In fact, during a postgame press conference, St...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 9,830 reads 35 comments

  11. Stanley Cup Final 2016: Dates, Times and TV Info for Sharks vs. Penguins

    The San Jose Sharks have surmounted every obstacle they have seen in the NHL playoffs. Can anything the Pittsburgh Penguins do keep the Sharks from winning the Stanley Cup? The Sharks have conquered the Los Angeles Kings, Nashville Predators and St...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 1,145 reads 0 comments

  12. NHL Draft Combine 2016: Dates, Schedule, Format and Top Prospects

    As the San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins prepare to battle for the Stanley Cup in the league's showcase event, the best young players are getting ready for the 2016 NHL draft...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 6,327 reads 0 comments

  13. Sharks vs. Penguins: Complete Guide to the 2016 Stanley Cup Final

    Since Dec. 12, the Pittsburgh Penguins' record, including these playoffs, is 45-22-5. Since Jan. 9, the San Jose Sharks' record, including these playoffs, is 40-18-4...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 52,883 reads 90 comments

  14. Stanley Cup Final 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream for Sharks vs. Penguins

    The Pittsburgh Penguins made the change that altered their season in mid-December. That's when general manager Jim Rutherford decided that his floundering team would benefit from a coaching change...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 3,631 reads 1 comments

  15. Power Ranking the Line Combinations in the 2016 Stanley Cup Final

    With the Stanley Cup Final set to start Monday, it's a good time to take a look at the forward line combinations used by the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 2 months ago 11,391 reads 22 comments

  16. Penguins vs. Lightning: The Biggest Takeaways from Pittsburgh's Series Win

    The Eastern Conference Final between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning had more plot twists than a Stephen King novel...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 2 months ago 5,962 reads 20 comments

  17. Stanley Cup Final 2016: Schedule, Top Players to Watch in Penguins vs. Sharks

    The 2016 Stanley Cup Final is officially set, as the Pittsburgh Penguins will look to get back atop the NHL and the San Jose Sharks gear up for their first trip to the sport's grandest stage...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 2 months ago 1,271 reads 0 comments

  18. Stanley Cup Final Schedule 2016: TV Info and Preview for Sharks vs. Penguins

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have long been known for the talent on their roster. The combination of Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin made them the envy of most teams in the league because ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 712 reads 0 comments

  19. NHL Playoffs 2016: Viewing Information and Odds for Stanley Cup Final

    The Stanley Cup Final is all set after the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final on Thursday night...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 6,269 reads 1 comments

  20. Final Conn Smythe Trophy Rankings for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Little is certain when it comes to the 2016 Stanley Cup Final aside from the fact we know the series that starts Monday night will be a battle between the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 2 months ago 26,115 reads 92 comments

  21. No One Saw These Penguins Coming: Roller-Coaster Year Results in Cup Final Berth

    The parallel with 2009, the last time the Pittsburgh Penguins won the Stanley Cup, is striking. The Penguins of 2008-09 fired their coach during the regular season, replacing Michel Therrien with Dan Bylsma ...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 25,446 reads 84 comments

  22. Lightning vs. Penguins: Game 7 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NHL Playoffs

    The Pittsburgh Penguins are heading back to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 2009 thanks to two Bryan Rust goals that gave them a 2-1 home win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final at Consol Energy Center...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 2 months ago 13,643 reads 163 comments

  23. Lightning vs. Penguins: Game 7 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Penguins 2, Lightning 1—Final Bryan Rust's pair of goals helped the Pittsburgh Penguins edge the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 2 months ago 29,186 reads 285 comments

  24. Ranking the Top 10 NHL Contract Buyout Candidates

    The NHL contract buyout period begins June 15 or 48 hours after the Stanley Cup is awarded, whichever comes later. It concludes at 5 p.m. ET on June 30...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 months ago 27,959 reads 59 comments

  25. Blues vs. Sharks: The Biggest Takeaways from San Jose's Series Win

    The series between the St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks had its theme picked out before the first faceoff: Both teams were in search of redemption...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 2 months ago 5,499 reads 3 comments