1. NHL Playoffs 2016: TV Schedule, Odds, Predictions for Friday's Stanley Cup Games

    The St. Louis Blues are breathing much easier right now. They have overcome the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks and their own recent poor playoff history...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 1,055 reads 0 comments

  2. TJ Oshie's Heroics Set Stage for Knock-Down, Drag-Out Caps-Pens Series

    At first, it looked as if a trick would be played on the hat-tossers. The chapeaus came flying from the stands of the Verizon Center after Washington's T.J...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 3,595 reads 35 comments

  3. Penguins vs. Capitals: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    The Washington Capitals jumped out to an early lead in their second-round playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins thanks to a hat trick from T.J. Oshie that gave Washington a 4-3 overtime win in Game 1...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 10,688 reads 70 comments

  4. Better Supporting Cast Lets Alex Ovechkin, Capitals Face Playoff Demons Head on

    The Washington Capitals , like many of their counterparts in Washington, D.C., have become no strangers to regular-season success. Yet like their D.C. brethren, they have failed to ascend to the pinnacle of their sport...

    Pat  Pickens Written by Pat Pickens about 2 months ago 2,516 reads 8 comments

  5. Detroit Red Wings Announce New Rink Named Little Caesars Arena

    The Detroit Red Wings and arena officials announced Thursday the organization's new rink, which is scheduled to be opened before the 2017-18 season, will be named Little Caesars Arena, according to John Gallagher of the Detroit Free Press ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 4,176 reads 27 comments

  6. Blues vs. Stars: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in NHL Playoff Series

    With the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks relegated to the sidelines, either the Dallas Stars or the St. Louis Blues will be the top representative from the Central Division in the 2016 Western Conference Final...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 979 reads 6 comments

  7. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Updated Stanley Cup Dates, Live Stream and Guide

    The Nashville Predators were impressive at the beginning of their playoff series with the Anaheim Ducks as well as the end, and that allowed them to overcome a three-game losing streak in the middle...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 1,270 reads 0 comments

  8. Sharks vs. Predators: Preview and Prediction for 2016 NHL Playoffs Matchup

    The San Jose Sharks and Nashville Predators are on to the second round and are two of the four NHL teams still alive that have never won the Stanley Cup...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 2 months ago 10,035 reads 38 comments

  9. Playoff Chokes Now Define This Ducks Era After Game 7 Defeat to Predators

    Four straight seasons, four straight Game 7 elimination games. All four of them on home ice. All four of them losses. The Anaheim Ducks are creating quite a legacy for themselves...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 2 months ago 9,862 reads 46 comments

  10. Conn Smythe Trophy 2016: Ranking Top Candidates After Round 1 of NHL Playoffs

    The second round of the NHL postseason has begun, with the league's Elite Eight established after an exciting opening round that cut the crop of 16 teams in half...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 2 months ago 10,655 reads 31 comments

  11. Stanley Cup Playoffs 2016: Complete Guide and Predictions for Round 2

    We now have answers to first-round NHL playoff questions. Would the St. Louis Blues choke again? No, but it was close. Would the Stanley Cup hangover claim the Chicago Blackhawks as its latest victim? Yes...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 53,637 reads 102 comments

  12. NHL Playoff Odds 2016: Handicapping Every 2nd-Round Team's Stanley Cup Chances

    The first round of the playoffs is over, and eight of the 16 teams that aspired to the Stanley Cup have been forced to endure an early end to their respective seasons. That's good news for the eight surviving teams...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 2 months ago 13,322 reads 33 comments

  13. Predators vs. Ducks: Game 7 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Nashville 2, Anaheim 1 (Nashville wins series 4-3) The Nashville Predators won the first-ever Game 7 in franchise history on Wednesday night to advance to the Western Conference semifinal...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 2 months ago 6,037 reads 40 comments

  14. 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 2 months ago 3,104 reads 130 comments

  15. 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 2 months ago 2,008 reads 2 comments

  16. 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 2 months ago 8,810 reads 57 comments

  17. 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 2 months ago 3,432 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 2 months ago 1,454 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 1,953 reads 1 comments

  20. 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 2 months ago 6,764 reads 12 comments

  21. 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 2 months ago 2,437 reads 18 comments

  22. 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 2 months ago 636 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 2 months ago 15,001 reads 38 comments

  24. 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 2 months ago 15,009 reads 60 comments

  25. 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 2 months ago 6,820 reads 39 comments