Few sports offer single players a better opportunity to dominate a playoff series and dramatically change his team's odds in their favor like hockey does. One of the main reasons the Stanley Cup playoffs are so entertaining is that unlike the other professional sports, playoff seeding means very little. A No. 8 seed has taken a No.1 seed to Game 7 seven times. Home-ice advantage can be taken away very easily.
The Stanley Cup playoffs are not only the most intense postseason in sports, but also an excellent showcase of many of the best hockey players on earth. It's hard to name a current NHL star who's earned his name recognition without ... Read Post
Overtime is the best part of playoff hockey. With one team already advancing to the conference finals (the Los Angeles Kings) of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs, extra frames have made this year wildly entertaining for hockey fans. Wi... Read Post