The NHL Stanley Cup odds for the upcoming 2017 season have been released as the season schedule gets ready to kickoff this week. Hockey fans are ready to carry the momentum into the regular season on the heels of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey, which saw Team Canada take home the top prize. Show More Summary
The San Jose Sharks will try to defy the odds again and force a deciding Game 7 in the Stanley Cup Final when they host the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday at SAP Center. Only the 1942 Toronto Maple Leafs have come back to win a Stanley Cup after being 3-1 behind in such a series. Show More Summary
It's do-or-die time. The Pittsburgh Penguins will get their first chance to capture the 2016 Stanley Cup when they play host to the San Jose Sharks on Thursday at Consol Energy Center. According to ESPN, Game 5 will be the first time the Penguins have ever had the chance to win a championship on home ice. Show More Summary
Joonas Donskoi made history on Saturday night when his overtime goal earned the San Jose Sharks their first win in franchise history in a Stanley Cup Final. The Sharks had fallen behind 2-0 in their series against the Pittsburgh Penguins before heading back to California for the first Final in the Bay Area. Show More Summary
Here is one thing you don’t want happening to you if you are covering the Hockey Stanley Cup Finals. One of the journalists covering the event dropped his lens onto the ice in the early stage of the game. I mean, forget the fact that this lens can easily cost a grand or two (anyone identifies [...]Show More Summary
Barely a day goes by in the next two weeks without something big at night.
It's championship season for both hockey and basketball -- the NHL Stanley Cup Final kicks off Monday night, while the NBA Finals matchup will be set after game seven of the Western Conference Finals. Here's how to watch all of this week's action on the go with your iPhone.
This week is a busy one for sports television. There’s Game 7 in the NBA Western Conference Finals, then the NBA Finals, the NHL Stanley Cup Final, the start of Copa America, the final week of the French Open, baseball and plenty of motorsports to go around. Show More Summary
Also: More tornadoes strike the central U.S.; dozens of Secret Service agents are disciplined for accessing a Congressman's records; and Pittsburgh will meet San Jose in the NHL Stanley Cup finals.
In the Stanley Cup playoffs, goaltending often means the difference between success and failure for NHL teams. With the opening round of the 2016 postseason nearly completed, it's time to rank the efforts of the 22 netminders who'veShow More Summary
We're less than a week into the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, and already some teams are facing big holes to climb out of. Others are deadlocked with the outcomes as sure as a coin toss. Nothing has been decided as of yet in the eight first-round series. While it's still early in the postseason, however, there are some emerging storylines to follow. Show More Summary
The NHL playoffs are less than a week old, and already there are major stories unfolding. Upsets in California, the offside rule having major impact on game results and shaky goaltending are the early themes for 2016. Half of the eight series are at 2-0, meaning we could see a few teams through to the second round in short order. Show More Summary
It's still early in the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs, but as the activity shifts to Sunday's schedule, there is significant pressure on the Detroit Red Wings and the Anaheim Ducks. The Red Wings dropped the first two games of their series with the Tampa Bay Lightning, and they are carrying a four-game losing streak into Game 3. Show More Summary
With the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs getting under way this week, I thought it would be fun to dip into the archives for my review of the 2011 dramedy hockey flick “Goon”. Right [...]
NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs: First Round Announcer Assignments after Game 1 are TBA Wednesday April, 13 G1: Detroit Red Wings at Tampa Bay Lightning, NBCSN 7 pm, Chris Cuthbert, Rat Ferraro G1: New York Rangers at Pittsburgh Penguins, USA 8 pm, John Forslund, Brian Boucher G1: Chicago Blackhawks at St. Show More Summary
The Rangers and Penguins renew their playoff rivalry. Here we are again. For the second straight season, the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers will square off in the first round of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs. Only this timeShow More Summary
NHL teams are about to enter the playoffs and begin the long grind toward the Stanley Cup. Each team will rely heavily on its top players, and they usually play an up-the-middle position—goal, defense, center—although the scorers often...Show More Summary
The Washington Capitals are in the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs. With a snap of Alex Ovechkin's wrists, the Capitals earned a 2-1 victory in overtime against the Carolina Hurricanes, and those two points allowed Washington to become the first team to clinch a playoff spot. Not that there was any doubt. Show More Summary
The USA vs. Germany Women's World Cup match was the most-watched semi-finals in US history, besting the deciding Game 6 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final. Here's the details.
An enormous panorama shows the scene at this year's NHL Stanley Cup Finals in Chicago…