Jun 15, 2011, 10:56 AM EDT
With all the lineup breakdowns all squared away, there’s one match-up tonight that will play the biggest role in figuring out who will win the Stanley Cup.
Jun 13, 2011, 4:18 PM EDT
Last year, Danny Briere didn’t get much attention for leading the 2010 playoffs in scoring. Could the same thing happen for the current playoff points leader, David Krejci?
Jun 12, 2011, 12:09 PM EDT
There’s been a host of “no name” teams in sports history, but if the Canucks win the Stanley Cup they’ll be doing it in the finals with a bunch of guys that don’t exactly stand out as superstars.
Jun 11, 2011, 10:43 AM EDT
Among the five thoughts we’ve got today are how the importance of home ice has made itself more than evident in the Stanley Cup finals.
Jun 11, 2011, 1:48 AM EDT
Check out more highlights from Game 5 from NBC’s star cams as well as from behind the goalies in net cam.
Jun 10, 2011, 9:11 PM EDT
After a scoreless first period, the Canucks are bringing the body while the Bruins bring the shots and missed power play opportunities.
Jun 7, 2011, 1:36 PM EDT
Take a look at the 2011 Mark Messier Leadership finalists: Zdeno Chara, Shane Doan and Nicklas Lidstrom.
Jun 5, 2011, 11:00 PM EDT
With the first two games of the 2011 Stanley Cup finals in the books, which Canucks and Bruins players have the best chance to win the Conn Smythe Trophy for playoff MVP?
Jun 5, 2011, 6:16 PM EDT
A lot of people were itchy to see Tim Thomas change some of the ways he plays goal for the Bruins. Those people are being told to kindly keep quiet about that.
Jun 5, 2011, 9:30 AM EDT
Alex Burrows ability to pick apart the Bruins after upsetting them so much in Game 1 is a foreboding sign for what’s going on with the Bruins among other things.
Jun 5, 2011, 1:10 AM EDT
Want a different look at how Game 2 went down? Check it out with our Star Cams.
Jun 5, 2011, 12:32 AM EDT
After Vancouver’s 3-2 win there’s a lot to take from how things broke down tonight.
Jun 4, 2011, 10:08 PM EDT
The Bruins got their mojo back and finally found ways to beat Roberto Luongo and did it with help from their power play on top of all that.
Jun 4, 2011, 10:12 AM EDT
Putting enormous defenseman Zdeno Chara in front of opposing goalies on the power play seems like a great idea, but it doesn’t seem to work in reality. (At least with the group of players the Bruins have available.)
Jun 3, 2011, 11:46 AM EDT
Stop us if you’ve heard this before: The Bruins power play needs some fixing up. They might be in the Stanley Cup finals, but they’re still awful on the power play.
Jun 3, 2011, 1:04 AM EDT
If the Bruins want to have better luck against Roberto Luongo, they’re going to need to make him uncomfortable. Can they do it though?
Jun 2, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
Last night’s Game 1 has given us a lot to chew on and not all of it is Patrice Bergeron’s glove.
Jun 2, 2011, 12:08 AM EDT
Both teams have negatives and positives to take from Game 1, but it’s tough not to wonder how much we really learned about this Bruins-Canucks series after a strange first set.
Jun 1, 2011, 1:50 PM EDT
You’ve gotten all the analysis you need, now you get to hear from us as we put our money where our mouth is and pick who wins the Stanley Cup.
Jun 1, 2011, 1:00 PM EDT
Which Bruins and Canucks are most likely to be considered “villains” in the 2011 Stanley Cup finals? Here are prime candidates from each team.
May 31, 2011, 4:00 PM EDT
If the Bruins want to find a way to shut down the Sedin twins, they might have to play the game like Predators. Nashville Predators.
May 30, 2011, 1:00 PM EDT
More and more, Boston’s captain Zdeno Chara is embracing the emotional side of his leadership role, according to CSN’s Joe Haggerty.
May 29, 2011, 4:14 PM EDT
While most of the attention on the Bruins defense goes to Zdeno Chara, is the guy the Canucks should worry about actually Dennis Seidenberg? Believe it.
May 28, 2011, 5:42 PM EDT
Cam Neely = Milan Lucic and Raymond Bourque = Zdeno Chara? Not exactly, but let’s compare the current Bruins to version that made it to the 1990 Stanley Cup finals anyway.
May 27, 2011, 6:50 PM EDT
Game 7’s are always the most intense and fascinating games you’ll find in the NHL playoffs. So what should you keep an eye out for during tonight’s Eastern Conference finals Game 7? We’ve got a list for you.
- Update: Giroux out two weeks with lower-body injury 13
- Update: Crosby on ice with Penguins teammates Friday, leaves early 4
- Ouch: Wild reportedly suspend Harding for ‘non-hockey injury’ 28
- Keeping Kuemper: Wild sign goalie to two-year deal reportedly worth $2.5M 15
- Selanne regrets harsh words toward Boudreau 7
- Flyers’ Timonen admits chances of playing are ‘really slim’ 7
- Desjardins (a.k.a. not Torts) makes good first impression on Canucks 28
- Leafs deny rift between Kessel and coaching staff 20
- Injured Crosby, Malkin will miss start of Pens’ camp 12
- Selanne rips Boudreau in book 18
- Chiarelli: At some point, I’m going to have to trade a defenseman (56)
- Jackets reveal Johansen offers — including an eight year, $46M deal (55)
- Will the NHL publicize divers? (48)
- No icing on the PK? The USHL will see how that looks (43)