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Hockey's postseason has reached the final round.
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Predators gave Irwin another chance in NHL, and he rewarded them this season with solid minutes on third defense pairing.
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Great trades, solid development at AHL level and shrewd salary cap management have helped Nashville make team history.
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Chicago Blackhawks agree to 1-year contract with defenseman Michal Kempny
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Pittsburgh looks defend its title while Nashville looks for its first ever. From Sidney Crosby to Carrie Underwood (yes, the country singer), here's everything you need to watch for in this year's Stanley Cup Final.
Breaking down the Stanley Cup Final matchup position-by-position.
Loaded with seasoned veterans, Pittsburgh, which is trying to repeat as N.H.L. champions, knows the margin of error in the final is razor thin.