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  1. Video: Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick preview today’s Game 2 action

    May 1, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Niclas Wallin, Johan Franzen

    Hockey Central’s Keith Jones and Jeremy Roenick take a look ahead at today’s Game 2 matchups in San Jose and Washington, D.C.

  2. Predators face a great opportunity to steal an away game against Canucks tonight

    Apr 28, 2011, 5:35 PM EDT

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    Nashville Predators v Vancouver Canucks

    The Predators are underdogs in their series against the Canucks, but they might be able to take Game 1 against a Vancouver team that isn’t far removed from a dramatic game 7 on Tuesday.

  3. Video: Keith Jones and Mike Keenan preview tonight’s two Game 7 matchups

    Apr 27, 2011, 12:11 PM EDT

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    Boston Bruins v Montreal Canadiens - Game Six

    Hockey Central’s Keith Jones and Mike Keenan take a look ahead to tonight’s two Game 7 matchups in Boston and Pittsburgh. Here’s to hoping we get even a taste of what went down last night.

  4. Links, stories and previews for tonight’s three playoff games

    Apr 26, 2011, 6:12 PM EDT

    Vancouver Canucks v Chicago Blackhawks - Game Six

    This post is your one-stop source for all three of tonight’s big playoff games, including the two Game 7 contests.

  5. Bruins try to put last year’s collapse behind them and finish series in Game 6

    Apr 26, 2011, 4:49 PM EDT

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    Montreal Canadiens v Boston Bruins - Game Five

    If the Bruins and Canadiens follow their 2010 scripts, then Boston will fold in these elimination games while Montreal will fight back to win the series. Can the B’s overcome that collapse against the Flyers or watch in horror as history threatens to repeat itself?

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

    Apr 26, 2011, 11:26 AM EDT

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    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.

  7. Easter (elimination) Sunday? Three teams fight to remain in playoffs today

    Apr 24, 2011, 2:30 PM EDT

    Ryan Kesler, Marian Hossa

    Will the Canucks, Sabres and Predators move on to the second round or will the Blackhawks, Flyers and Ducks force Game 7 showdowns? Check out previews of today’s Game 6 matches.

  8. Four games have three potential first round clinchers on tap for a busy Saturday

    Apr 23, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Pittsburgh Penguins v Tampa Bay Lightning - Game Four

    It’ll be wall-to-wall hockey starting at noon as three teams have a chance to end their first round series today while the Bruins and Canadiens renew hostilities in a pivotal Game 5.

  9. 2011 playoffs: Tonight’s two pivotal Game 5 matches

    Apr 22, 2011, 4:44 PM EDT

    Buffalo Sabres v Philadelphia Flyers - Game Two

    Both of tonight’s Game 5 matches will be tiebreakers, as the Flyers/Sabres and Ducks/Predators fight for 3-2 series leads.

  10. The good, the bad, the potentially ugly: Tonight’s games run gauntlet of possibilities

    Apr 21, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT

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    Boston Bruins v Montreal Canadiens - Game Three

    Today’s action sees the Canadiens look to put a stranglehold on the series with Boston, Vancouver to wrap things up against Chicago, and to see if the Kings can pick themselves up off the floor.

  11. 2011 playoffs: Coyotes face possible last game in Phoenix, five Game 4’s tonight

    Apr 20, 2011, 5:25 PM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v Phoenix Coyotes - Game Three

    Here are previews of tonight’s five Game 4 matchups, including what could be the last Coyotes game in Phoenix.

  12. Video: Mike Keenan and Keith Jones preview Rangers-Capitals Game 4 (Web exclusive)

    Apr 20, 2011, 12:17 PM EDT

    Ryan Callahan, Matt Bradely, Scott Gomez, Eric Fehr

    Pumped up for Game 4 between the Rangers and Capitals? Check out this post for a web-exclusive preview featuring commentary from Keith Jones and Mike Keenan.

  13. 2011 Playoffs: Bruins and Coyotes fight to stay relevant; Four Game 3’s overall tonight

    Apr 18, 2011, 5:11 PM EDT

    Montreal Canadiens v Boston Bruins - Game Two

    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.

  14. 2011 Playoffs: Teams try to maintain or reverse momentum in four Game 2 contests

    Apr 16, 2011, 12:27 PM EDT

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    Phoenix Coyotes v Detroit Red Wings - Game One

    Two home teams hope to take 2-0 series leads while two others hope to avoid 0-2 deficits in tonight’s four Game 2 contests.

  15. 2011 Playoffs: Redemption or desperation? Tonight’s Game 2’s dictate the future

    Apr 15, 2011, 3:05 PM EDT

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    Predators Ducks Hockey

    Tonight’s four Game 2’s in the NHL playoffs will dictate whether we’ve got a series on our hands or if some teams will be heading back home desperate to stay in the series.

  16. Video: Jeremy Roenick and Keith Jones preview Kings-Sharks

    Apr 14, 2011, 2:18 PM EDT

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    setoguchiap

    Want the lowdown on Game 1 of Kings-Sharks? This video provides a preview of their first-ever playoff match.

  17. Renewed hostilities dominate tonight’s Game 1 matches

    Apr 14, 2011, 12:01 PM EDT

    Montreal Canadiens v Boston Bruins

    Tonight’s teams won’t need introductions, as Game 1 between Habs-Bruins, Sabres-Flyers and Kings-Sharks kick off on Thursday. This post contains previews for all three games.

  18. Let it begin: 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs get under way tonight with five games

    Apr 13, 2011, 1:35 PM EDT

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    Guy Boucher

    The playoffs begin tonight with five games dropping the puck as the run for the Stanley Cup begins in earnest tonight.

  19. Dallas Stars face must-win (in regulation or overtime) game against Minnesota Wild

    Apr 10, 2011, 4:17 PM EDT

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    Mikko Koivu, Greg Zanon, Adam Burish

    After Chicago’s loss, the Stars can earn a playoff spot with a regulation or overtime win against the Wild. So what are their chances of accomplishing that? Check out this preview to find out.

  20. Today’s Starting Goalies – April 10

    Apr 10, 2011, 1:56 PM EDT

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    Tuukka Rask

    Here are the probable starting goalies for today’s remaining four games.

  21. Tonight’s Starting Goalies – April 9 (late edition)

    Apr 9, 2011, 7:52 PM EDT

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    Ilya Bryzgalov

    Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s last three games.

  22. Tonight’s Starting Goalies – April 9 (early edition)

    Apr 9, 2011, 6:05 PM EDT

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    Sergei Bobrovsky

    Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s 7 and 8pm ET games.

  23. Race for the playoffs: Western Conference seeding up for grabs tonight

    Apr 9, 2011, 3:25 PM EDT

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    Ryan Smyth, George Parros

    While seven of the eight teams are settled on for the playoffs in the Western Conference, tonight could help settle some of the seeding for the playoffs.

  24. Race for the playoffs: Rangers and Hurricanes play for their playoff lives

    Apr 9, 2011, 11:49 AM EDT

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    Cam Ward, Henrik Lundqvist

    It all comes down to today for the New York Rangers and Carolina Hurricanes for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The Rangers get to decide their fate early this afternoon but they can shift the pressure to Carolina with a win.

  25. Race for the playoffs: Preds and Coyotes can clinch; Ducks, Stars, and Hawks fight on

    Apr 8, 2011, 5:13 PM EDT

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    Shane Doan, Shea Weber

    Nashville and Phoenix each just need a point tonight to lock up playoff spots while Anaheim, Dallas, and Chicago fight on to try and make the playoffs.

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