Tuesday marks the first night of the 2015 NHL playoffs that doesn't include a contest, but that's no indication that the first round has lacked in any department. Seven of the eight teams have already punched their tickets to the conference...Show More Summary
For the third year in a row, the St. Louis Blues were pushed out in Round 1, and this time it's likely we will see changes in significant areas. Fans are angry and looking for someone to blame. Who is most at fault? There are several candidates. Show More Summary
The Tampa Bay Lightning lived to fight another day Monday in their first-round series with the Detroit Red Wings. A 5-2 win for Tampa Bay sets up a decisive Game 7 at Amalie Arena on Wednesday. The teams have exchanged victories throughout the series. Show More Summary
The Anaheim Ducks, who finished atop the Western Conference in 2014-15, will host the underdog Calgary Flames when the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs gets underway later this week. After a second-round loss to the eventual champion Los Angeles Kings last season, the Ducks retooled their team with the playoffs in mind. Show More Summary
A late goal sent the Capitals to the second round. The Washington Capitals stayed on attack Monday night in Game 7 against the New York Islanders and eventually the effort paid off. Washington took more than twice as many shots as the...Show More Summary
The Lightning jumped out early and finished strong to force a deciding game. Facing elimination, the Tampa Bay Lightning were tasked with winning on the road in Detroit if they wanted to keep their season alive. Early on, it didn't seem like much of a challenge as the Lightning jumped out to a quick lead. Show More Summary
The Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota Wild are meeting for the third straight year in the Stanley Cup playoffs and the second consecutive season in the conference semifinal round. These two Central Division teams are developing one of...Show More Summary
With the home crowd at Joe Louis Arena behind them, the Detroit Red Wings will look to finish off the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 6 of their Eastern Conference first-round series at 7 p.m. ET. Detroit earned a vital road win in Game 5, as it shut down the Lightning 4-0 at Amalie Arena. Show More Summary
The New York Islanders played one of their best games of the season in defeating the Washington Capitals in Game 6 of their opening-round playoff series. Now they must build on that in Game 7 if they are going to survive against their longtime rivals. Show More Summary
It is a do-or-die Game 7 as the Washington Capitals host the New York Islanders at the Verizon Center in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs. The match is on April 27, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. ET.
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The 2015 NHL playoffs are almost through the opening round, but there are several series still to conclude. With three of the four teams in action Monday facing elimination, it almost cannot get any better than that. A decisive Game 7 is on tap between the hosting Washington Capitals and the New York Islanders at 7:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Has Nassau Coliseum hosted its final NHL game? The first Game 7 of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs has a bit more on the line than your typical win-or-go-home battle. Should the Washington Capitals emerge victorious tonight over the New...Show More Summary
Tampa Bay needs to win in Detroit to avoid elimination. The Tampa Bay Lighting, picked by many to advance far in this year's Stanley Cup Playoffs, are one loss away from becoming a massive disappointment. Shutout by the Detroit Red Wings...Show More Summary
On Saturday, the Chicago Blackhawks eliminated the Nashville Predators from the NHL playoffs. ABC 7 in Chicago was so excited, they eliminated half of the team’s name: That’s just…embarrassing for multiple reasons, and not something we need to elaborate on further. [h/t The post Screengrab Snafu – ABC 7 in Chicago is confused appeared first on Awful Announcing.
The 2014-15 season came to an end for St. Louis and Ottawa, while Montreal and Minnesota advanced to the second round. Two NHL games were played on Sunday, and two teams were eliminated from the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. First, the St. Show More Summary
And then there were two. Only two of the eight first-round series have yet to produce a winner in the 2015 NHL playoffs. By the time play wraps up Monday, the full field for the second round could be determined. Two matchups are scheduled for Monday night. Show More Summary
Up against the NBA Playoffs, NHL Playoffs, and Sunday Night Baseball, ESPN2 went outside-the-box and aired something you wouldn’t expect to see on Bristol airwaves. Video games. ESPN2 televised a gaming competition (or e-Sports if you’re so inclined) called Heroes of the Dorm. Show More Summary
Third-period comeback clones.
The Ottawa Senators will look to complete their comeback and force a winner-take-all seventh game in their Stanley Cup playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens when the two teams face off at the Canadian Tire Centre on Sunday night. After...Show More Summary