Skip to content
  1. While the Canucks carry baggage with them, Blackhawks face first Game 7 since 1995

    Apr 26, 2011, 4:12 PM EDT

    Patrick Kane, Corey Crawford, Patrick Sharp

    Despite all the pressure on the Canucks to avoid an epic collapse, the Blackhawks face a new kind of pressure too. This is their first Game 7 since 1995.

  2. Flyers are familiar with adversity, winning in Game 7; History isn’t on Sabres’ side

    Apr 26, 2011, 3:29 PM EDT

    Tyler Ennis, Claude Giroux

    The Flyers are familiar with adversity and have a positive record in Game 7 contests while the Sabres must overcome a history marked with few successes in these games. Read all about it in this post.

  3. What went wrong: Los Angeles Kings

    Apr 26, 2011, 2:40 PM EDT

    Comments Off
    San Jose Sharks v Los Angeles Kings - Game Six

    Just what went wrong for the L.A. Kings in getting bounced out of the playoffs? We’ve got it all figured out. Hindsight is a wonderful thing.

  4. Buffalo Sabres will play an exhibition game in Mannheim, Germany on October 4

    Apr 26, 2011, 1:54 PM EDT

    Comments Off
    jochenhechtap

    The Buffalo Sabres will play an exhibition game in Mannheim, Germany on October 4.

  5. David Desharnais won’t play for Montreal in Game 6

    Apr 26, 2011, 1:11 PM EDT

    Comments Off
    David Desharnais;  Tim Thomas

    The Canadiens must fight off elimination without David Desharnais, who has been ruled out of Game 6 against the Bruins.

  6. Ray Emery, Daymond Langkow and Ian Laperriere named Masterton Trophy finalists; Who wins?

    Apr 26, 2011, 12:27 PM EDT

    2010 NHL Awards Portraits

    The NHL named three players for its annual award for perseverance: Ray Emery, Daymond Langkow and Ian Laperriere. Vote in the poll to tell us who deserves to win the Masterton Trophy.

  7. Video: Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick preview tonight’s Game 7 matches

    Apr 26, 2011, 11:26 AM EDT

    Comments Off
    Craig Rivet, Daniel Carcillo

    Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick preview tonight’s double header of Game 7 matches, with the Sabres taking on the Flyers and the Blackhawks facing the Canucks.

  8. Five Thoughts: Relaxing on Jumbo Joe’s “choker” label and Canucks collective madness

    Apr 26, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT

    Joe Thornton

    Joe Thornton in the clutch? You better believe it. Also, the Canucks are on the doorstep of the asylum, Pittsburgh very well might be in trouble, and a bit about how Jamie McGinn was almost the goat and Ryan Malone the secret weapon.

  9. Tampa Bay holds huge special teams advantage over Pittsburgh through 6 games

    Apr 26, 2011, 4:44 AM EDT

    Pittsburgh Penguins v Tampa Bay Lightning - Game Six

    Many thought that the Lightning would have a special teams advantage over the Penguins, but few thought the contrast would be this stark.

  10. Another choking label erased? Joe Thornton, Sharks take series with dramatic OT win

    Apr 26, 2011, 1:55 AM EDT

    Joe Thornton

    The 2011 playoffs continue to dispel “choking” arguments, as Joe Thornton scored the overtime goal that ended the Kings-Sharks series. Read all about another dramatic game in this post.

  11. Report: Dallas Stars sale progresses as potential owner Tom Gaglardi agrees to terms

    Apr 26, 2011, 12:33 AM EDT

    starslogo

    While there’s still plenty more to do, the prospects of a Dallas Stars sale improved after potential new owner Tom Gaglardi reportedly agreed to a price and terms to buy the team.

  12. Canucks GM Mike Gillis complains about penalty calls; Does he have a point?

    Apr 25, 2011, 11:12 PM EDT

    Roberto Luongo

    Canucks GM Mike Gillis called out the officiating in his team’s series against the Blackhawks, pointing out Chicago’s 27-16 advantage in power play opportunities.

  13. Steve Downie scores three points in 4-2 Lightning win, Tampa Bay forces Game 7

    Apr 25, 2011, 10:28 PM EDT

    Sean Bergenheim, Steve Downie

    Steve Downie and Dwayne Roloson lead the way as the Lightning beat the Penguins 4-2 to force a Game 7 confrontation.

  14. Report: Blackhawks winger Bryan Bickell will miss 6-8 weeks with wrist surgery

    Apr 25, 2011, 9:45 PM EDT

    Vancouver Canucks v Chicago Blackhawks - Game Six

    Bryan Bickell scored four points in his five appearances in the Blackhawks-Canucks series, but he won’t be able to play in Game 7 (and then some) after undergoing wrist surgery.

  15. The wisdom of the Philadelphia Flyers’ stubborn goalie philosophy

    Apr 25, 2011, 8:48 PM EDT

    Michael Leighton, Matt Carle

    It’s easy to criticize the Flyers’ front office for “ignoring” the goalie position, but decade after decade of success shows that they know what they’re doing.

  16. Roberto Luongo’s legacy is on the line as he gets the start against Chicago in Game 7

    Apr 25, 2011, 7:26 PM EDT

    Roberto Luongo

    Roberto Luongo’s career is full of brilliant peaks and dark valleys, but to many fans, his Game 7 performance will ultimately decide his legacy.

  17. Caps have no timetable for Mike Knuble and Dennis Wideman to return

    Apr 25, 2011, 6:23 PM EDT

    Comments Off
    Mike Knuble

    Good thing for the Caps they’ve got some time off before the start of the second round as it gives Mike Knuble and Dennis Wideman free time to get healthy.

  18. Fun with coincidence: Canucks GM Mike Gillis upset over unpenalized hit on Kevin Bieksa

    Apr 25, 2011, 4:30 PM EDT

    Mike Gillis

    Canucks GM Mike Gillis is upset about Bryan Bickell’s hit on Kevin Bieksa that went unpenalized.

  19. Flyers Mike Richards won’t be suspended for questionable hit on Tim Connolly

    Apr 25, 2011, 2:16 PM EDT

    Richards_Mike

    Flyers captain Mike Richards avoids league action for his shove from behind that knocked Tim Connolly out of action in Game 6.

  20. Zdeno Chara, Nicklas Lidstrom, and Shea Weber named Norris Trophy finalists; Who wins?

    Apr 25, 2011, 1:06 PM EDT

    Shea Weber, Zdeno Chara

    This year’s candidates for the Norris Trophy provide quite the choices between old school, modern school, and new school defensemen. So… Who ya got?

Featured video

Detroit must exploit Boston's young D
Top 10 NHL Player Searches
  1. T. Oshie (4712)
  2. E. Malkin (4119)
  3. M. Duchene (4092)
  4. B. Bishop (3330)
  5. H. Zetterberg (3032)
  1. O. Palat (2859)
  2. D. Backes (2832)
  3. V. Tarasenko (2783)
  4. S. Mason (2756)
  5. R. Getzlaf (2572)