Apr 20, 2011, 5:31 AM EDT
The Kings became the first team in 26 years to lose a playoff game after building a 4-0 lead. How will the team and its coach react to such a brutal loss?
Apr 20, 2011, 3:00 AM EDT
The Sharks became the fourth team in the history of the NHL playoffs to come behind from a 4-0 deficit and win the game. San Jose now has a 2-1 series, but both teams leave Tuesday’s contest with plenty of questions.
Apr 19, 2011, 11:20 PM EDT
The Blackhawks avoided a sweep in a dramatic way by crushing the Canucks 7-2, but this game poses plenty of other questions. The biggest one might be: how will Roberto Luongo and his teammates respond to such a crushing defeat?
Apr 19, 2011, 10:22 PM EDT
The Bruins decided to take it the serenity – and Miracle on Ice related history – of Lake Placid, New York during their off day today.
Apr 19, 2011, 9:01 PM EDT
Ryan Miller revealed his best smack talk since those “Yo Mama” commercials when he chirped at former teammate Danny Briere.
Apr 19, 2011, 7:33 PM EDT
Ilya Bryzgalov hasn’t been an all-world goalie in the last two playoff years, but a smart GM might realize that has as much to do with the team in front of him as it does with the man in net.
Apr 18, 2011, 5:42 PM EDT
Want to know why the NHL didn’t suspend or fine Raffi Torres for his check on Brent Seabrook? Here’s the league’s explanation.
Apr 18, 2011, 5:11 PM EDT
Can the Bruins and Coyotes save their seasons? Who will pull ahead in the Penguins/Lightning and Flyers/Sabres series? Read this post for previews of all four games.
Apr 18, 2011, 2:50 PM EDT
Bruce Boudreau thinks the Rangers have been targeting Mike Green, especially on a second period hit by Marc Staal. The league decided not to review that check, though.
Apr 18, 2011, 2:16 PM EDT
While it’s not a guarantee, Zdeno Chara’s prospects of playing in Game 3 improved greatly after a solid morning skate.
Apr 18, 2011, 1:31 PM EDT
The NHL decided not to fine or suspend Raffi Torres for his controversial hit on Brent Seabrook. Read this post for the details, along with what PHT readers thought the league should have done.
Apr 18, 2011, 12:52 PM EDT
Bruce Boudreau provided Rangers fans with great boo-worthy bulletin board material, as he basically called Madison Square Garden overrated.
Apr 18, 2011, 12:15 PM EDT
The Flyers reportedly decided to go with Brian Boucher instead of Sergei Bobrovsky in Game 3. If that wasn’t enough, it also appears that Michael Leighton will back up Boucher instead of Bobrovsky.
Apr 18, 2011, 11:47 AM EDT
This post includes post-game reactions to the Raffi Torres hit on Brent Seabrook from both locker rooms.
Apr 18, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT
No one should doubt that the Detroit Red Wings are legitimate contenders for the Stanley Cup, but will a secretly shaky defense doom them against the league’s best teams?
Apr 18, 2011, 1:27 AM EDT
Chris Pronger’s return would make the Sergei Bobrovsky/Brian Boucher debate less crucial, but the star defenseman isn’t expected to play in Game 3. In fact, he might not be ready for Game 4, either.
Apr 17, 2011, 11:58 PM EDT
The Canucks have the defending champions on the ropes with a 3-0 series. This post recaps their 3-2 win over the Blackhawks.
Apr 17, 2011, 10:59 PM EDT
After sitting out four games (including two in the playoffs), Raffi Torres came back and delivered the same type of check that got him in trouble in the first place. Should the league do anything about his hit on Brent Seabrook? Check out video footage and share your opinion in the poll.
Apr 17, 2011, 9:51 PM EDT
This post includes highlights from the Rangers and Capitals Star Cams, plus Net Cam footage.
Apr 17, 2011, 9:09 PM EDT
If Mike Fisher keeps this up, he might be more than just Mr. Carrie Underwood in Nashville. He might be the guy who helped the Predators finally reach the second round of the playoffs.
Apr 17, 2011, 8:27 PM EDT
Want to see every hard-fought goal from the Capitals-Rangers game? This post includes footage of each one.
Apr 17, 2011, 7:52 PM EDT
The Bruins find themselves in a 2-0 hole as their series shifts back to Montreal. What do they need to do (and avoid) to get things together? Mike Milbury shares his advice.
Apr 17, 2011, 7:02 PM EDT
Chris Rooney’s broken fibula reminds us that players aren’t the only people on the ice who face risks when they step out on the ice.
Apr 17, 2011, 4:59 PM EDT
Mike Milbury and Liam McHugh discuss a successful start for the Canucks and how the Sedin twins are leading the way.
Apr 16, 2011, 6:23 PM EDT
The NHL decided to suspend Ducks forward Bobby Ryan for two games for his foot stomp on Predators skater Jonathan Blum.
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