1. Ranking the Biggest Surprises in the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs

    The opening round of the 2017 NHL playoffs brought plenty of surprises. Among the notables were the Nashville Predators upsetting the Chicago Blackhawks and the Presidents' Trophy ...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 3,326 reads 0 comments

  2. NHL Playoff Schedule 2017: TV, Live-Stream Info for Thursday's 1st-Round Bracket

    The Washington Capitals will look to end their postseason woes with possibly their best team ever, and the Chicago Blackhawks start their journey towards another title when the second night of the 2017 NHL Playoffs begin Thursday...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 3,435 reads 0 comments

  3. NHL Playoff Bracket 2017: Complete 1st-Round Schedule and Series Predictions

    The intensity factor gets ratcheted up in the playoffs, and it's time for the NHL 's best teams to assert themselves and lay claim to Lord Stanley's Cup...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 32,154 reads 0 comments

  4. Laying Out 2017 Hart Trophy Cases for NHL's Top Candidates

    With the end of the 2016-17 NHL regular season in sight, awards talk is heating up. Voting for regular-season awards will be completed before the playoffs begin in April, so time is running out for the top candidates to make their cases...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 4 months ago 16,792 reads 0 comments

  5. Calling Contender or Pretender for the NHL's Top Teams in 2016-17

    The NHL 's regular season ends on April 15. The top teams in the standings, such as the Washington Capitals, Chicago Blackhawks and the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins, will be among the favorites to reach this year's Cup Final...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 4 months ago 6,815 reads 0 comments

  6. Patrick Kane 1st Blackhawks Player Since 1991 with 2 Hat Tricks in 3 Games

    Chicago Blackhawks star forward Patrick Kane potted an empty-net goal with just 41 seconds remaining in Wednesday's game against the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 5 months ago 534 reads 0 comments

  7. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 17 Poll

    Despite the few days off from games that count, Bleacher Report still has a new set of NHL power rankings to introduce...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 6 months ago 27,237 reads 0 comments

  8. NHL All-Star Game 2017: Full Rosters, TV Info, Live Stream and Predictions

    After a successful first year with a new format in 2016, the 2017 NHL All-Star Game will once again feature a three-on-three tournament involving teams representing each of the league's four divisions...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 10,521 reads 0 comments

  9. 5 Reasons the Chicago Blackhawks Can Win the 2017 Stanley Cup

    Will Patrick Kane keep up his torrid pace? Can veterans lead the team to success? Do the Chicago Blackhawks have what it takes to win it all? Watch the video above to find out...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 9 months ago 3,276 reads 6 comments

  10. Complete Preview and Predictions for the Chicago Blackhawks in 2016-17

    The Chicago Blackhawks are the most famous team in the NHL today, with three Stanley Cup victories this decade, several impact players still in their prime and a seemingly endless stream of good young players in the pipeline...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 10 months ago 4,183 reads 6 comments