Category Archives: National Hockey League

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2021 Stanley Cup Finals: Montreal Canadiens vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

The 2021 Stanley Cup Finals start tonight in Tampa Bay as the Tampa Bay Lightning look to successfully defend their championship after winning the ‘Holy Grail’ of hockey last year, while the Montreal Canadiens make their first appearance in the … Continue reading

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2021 NHL Playoffs First Round

The first round of the 2021 National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs are now set and will begin on May 15th, 2021. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and travel restrictions between Canada and the United States, the league redeployed the teams … Continue reading

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‘Pocket Rocket’ Richard has Passed Away

11 time Stanley Cup Champion Henri ‘Pocket Rocket’ Richard has passed away at the age of 84. Mr. Richard, the younger brother of Maurice ‘The Rocket’ Richard, would play 20 seasons for the Montreal Canadiens from 1955 to 1975.  The … Continue reading

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First Round of 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs

The first round of the National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs are now set with the end of the 2018-2019 regular season. The Tampa Bay Lightning are the Presidents’ Trophy winners while the Pittsburgh Penguins have made the playoffs for the … Continue reading

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NHL 2018 Playoffs First Round

The quest for the Stanley Cup officially starts tonight. The Nashville Predators enter the playoffs as the reigning Presidents’ Trophy winners after recording a record of 53 wins, 18 losses, and 11 overtime/shootout losses, good for 117 points. The Pittsburgh … Continue reading

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NHL Hands Out Awards

The National Hockey League (NHL) has announced its awards for players. The award winners breakdown as follows:

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2017 Stanley Cup Finals

Now that the Conference Finals have been completed, the Stanley Cup Finals are now set to start. In the Finals, the Prince of Wales Trophy winners Pittsburgh Penguins  (Eastern Conference Champions) are set to face off against the Clarence Campbell … Continue reading

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2017 NHL Conference Finals

The National Hockey League (NHL) Conference Finals are now set. There are now only four teams left playing for the right to play for the Stanley Cup.  Games start on May 12th, 2017. Let’s look at the match-ups.

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2017 NHL Conference Semi-Finals

The first round of the 2017 National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs have been completed.  Eight teams have qualified for the second round of the playoffs, the Conference Semi-Finals. After the first round of the playoffs, I have a record of … Continue reading

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Opening Round of 2017 NHL Playoffs

The 2017 National Hockey League (NHL) playoffs start today. Highlights of this year’s playoffs include the Washington Capitals winning the Presidents’ Trophy for the second straight year with 118 points.  The Detroit Red Wings failed to make the playoffs for … Continue reading

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