1. Sharks Center Joe Thornton Gets Puck Lodged in Pants During Conference Final

    Sunday night’s Game 1 of the Western Conference Final was an eventful one for San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton . In addition to beard-fighting with David Backes of the St...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 7,902 reads 4 comments

  2. Joe Thornton and David Backes Tug Each Other's Beards During Conference Final

    Nothing beats a classic beard brawl. During Sunday’s Game 1 clash between the San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues in the Stanley Cup Western Conference Final, Joe Thornton and David Backes had a little disagreement...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 13,625 reads 4 comments

  3. Sharks vs. Blues: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in NHL Playoff Series

    The San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues are in a position to play inspired and entertaining hockey as both teams reach the Western Conference Final...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 1,097 reads 2 comments

  4. Sharks vs. Blues: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Blues 2, Sharks 1—Final The St. Louis Blues edged the San Jose Sharks 2-1 in Game 1 of their Western Conference Finals matchup...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 months ago 19,327 reads 37 comments

  5. Sharks vs. Blues: Preview and Prediction for 2016 NHL Playoffs Matchup

    The St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks have made it through the toughest terrain in the NHL , the Western Conference playoffs, following 4-3 series wins in the second round...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 14,415 reads 16 comments

  6. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Complete Dates and TV Info for Conference Finals

    While both the St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks know there is plenty of work to do before either has a chance to hoist the Stanley Cup, both teams can feel a sense of relief they are playing in the Western Conference Final ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 3,566 reads 0 comments

  7. Predicting the 10 Biggest Spenders in 2016 NHL Free Agency

    On Dec. 7, 2015, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman projected the salary-cap ceiling for 2016-17 could rise over the limit of $71.4 million by approximately $3 million...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 88,397 reads 174 comments

  8. NHL Playoffs 2016: Game 1 TV Schedule and Prediction for Blues vs. Sharks

    The San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues begin the Western Conference Final Sunday fresh off blowout Game 7 victories. St. Louis derailed the Dallas Stars 6-1 Wednesday before the Sharks thoroughly beat down the Nashville Predators 5-0 a day later...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 2,823 reads 0 comments

  9. Shayne Gostisbehere Injury: Updates on Flyers Star's Recovery from Hip Surgery

    Philadelphia Flyers star defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere will be out for 10 to 12 weeks following offseason surgery. According to ESPN.com , the Calder Trophy finalist will receive procedures Tuesday on his right hip and lower abdomen...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 2,909 reads 0 comments

  10. Claude Giroux Injury: Updates on Flyers Star's Recovery from Hip Surgery

    Philadelphia Flyers star Claude Giroux will be spending a large portion of his offseason recovering from a hip and abdominal injury. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 1,362 reads 0 comments

  11. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Known Details for Stanley Cup Final

    The St. Louis Blues and the San Jose Sharks should have an epic series in the Western Conference Final. Both of these teams have overcome significant demons to negotiate their ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 months ago 6,367 reads 0 comments

  12. NHL Playoffs 2016: Full Dates and TV Schedule for Conference Finals Round

    Wasting no time after a heated second round, the NHL jumped right into the conference finals on Friday night...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 3,293 reads 0 comments

  13. Lightning Must Take Resilience to Another Level to Overcome Loss of Ben Bishop

    Intellectually, you want to think the Tampa Bay Lightning are toast. Friday night, the Lightning saw their starting goalie, Ben Bishop, carried off the ice in the first period of the Eastern Conference Final against the Pittsburgh Penguins...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 4 months ago 10,989 reads 40 comments

  14. Lightning vs. Penguins: Game 1 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NHL Playoffs

    In relief of starting goalie Ben Bishop, Andrei Vasilevskiy recorded 25 saves, and the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-1 to take Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final on Friday night at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 4 months ago 6,696 reads 81 comments

  15. Lightning vs. Penguins: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in NHL Playoff Series

    The Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning arrive at the NHL 's Eastern Conference Final without having been pushed to a Game 7 in any of their previous series...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 4 months ago 3,776 reads 39 comments

  16. Ben Bishop Injury: Updates on Lightning Goalie's Knee and Return

    Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop suffered a non-contact knee injury during the first period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final on May 13 against the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 58,151 reads 61 comments

  17. Evgeny Medvedev Facing DUI, Drug Charges: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Evgeny Medvedev has been charged with "driving under the influence, possession of a controlled substance and use or possession of drug paraphernalia" ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 5,626 reads 6 comments

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

    Tampa Bay 3, Pittsburgh 1 (Tampa Bay leads series 1-0) Everything seemed to go against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the start of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final, but that ...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 4 months ago 9,880 reads 207 comments

  19. NHL Playoffs Odds 2016: Handicapping Every 3rd-Round Team's Stanley Cup Chances

    Twenty-six teams down. Three to go. Friday kicks off the NHL conference finals, featuring each of the league's four division winners battling for the right to advance to the Stanley Cup Final itself...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 4 months ago 7,271 reads 25 comments

  20. Predators vs. Sharks: The Biggest Takeaways from San Jose's Series Win

    The San Jose Sharks had had enough. They had played magnificent hockey throughout the playoffs, but they had hit a bit of a speed bump in their second-round matchup with the Nashville Predators ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 months ago 460 reads 0 comments

  21. Darryl Sutter, Kings Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Los Angeles Kings and head coach Darryl Sutter reached an agreement Friday on a multiyear contract extension. The Kings announced the news on their official site and noted the new deal will go into effect for the upcoming 2016-17 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 3,098 reads 13 comments

  22. NHL Playoffs 2016: The All-Postseason Team Through 2 Rounds

    The start of the NHL conference finals means we're just past the halfway point of the Stanley Cup playoffs...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 4 months ago 10,352 reads 60 comments

  23. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Game Listings and Predictions for Conference Finals

    For as much drama as there was in the first two rounds of the Stanley Cup playoffs, the stakes only get higher going forward. It seemed like almost every game over the past few weeks went to overtime or at least came down to the final moments...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 2,480 reads 1 comments

  24. Kevin Stevens, Former Penguins Star, Charged with Conspiracy to Sell Oxycodone

    Former Pittsburgh Penguins star Kevin Stevens was charged on May 12 in federal court with conspiracy and possession with intent to distribute oxycodone...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 37,291 reads 14 comments

  25. NHL Playoffs 2016: Full Conference Finals Schedule and Latest Stanley Cup Odds

    The San Jose Sharks have made it to the NHL 's version of the Final Four. The conference finals are both set, as the San Jose Sharks rolled over the Nashville Predators 5-0 in Game 7 of their second-round playoff series Thursday...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 months ago 2,567 reads 0 comments