After months of play inside the NHL’s bubbles in Edmonton and Toronto, the Stanley Cup Final finally has its two representatives from the Eastern and Western Conferences: the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Dallas Stars.
It only took three Game 7’s to get to this point, but the NHL’s postseason has finally reached the Conference Finals, and four teams are set to vie for a spot in the Stanley Cup Final.
Back in July, 24 teams entered the NHL’s bubbles in Edmonton and Toronto. A few weeks later, 16 remained, and the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs officially began. And then, there were eight.
After Qualifying Round series and round-robin play, the first round of the 2020 NHL playoffs is finally underway.
Out of the 24 squads taking over the NHL’s bubbles in both Edmonton and Toronto, Canada has a 25-percent representation. Could one of them win it all?
Why the Bruins could be the team to break a historic trend after their Game 7 loss in the 2019 Stanley Cup Final
Boston Bruins fans experienced the ultimate hockey heartbreak in June of 2019, but if current trends continue, they could be the first team in more than 60 years to flip the script when the playoffs roll around in 2020.
The Tampa Bay Lightning are were in the midst of one of the craziest playoff runs in recent memory, after losing star forward Steven Stamkos before the playoffs began, and are … Continue Reading Pick-Six: Top Stanley Cup runs of all time
“Do you think this is something your kids would be proud of?” Those were the words that were said to John Scott when the NHL was trying to get him … Continue Reading Why John Scott Saved The NHL All-Star Game
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The Winter Classic has come and gone, and for any self respecting Bruins fan, they are thrilled that it’s done. The Bruins came into the game losers of three of … Continue Reading The Winter Classic is Finally Over. Bruins Fans, Rejoice.
On New Year’s Day, the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens will partake in an event that is slowly becoming an honored tradition. The 2016 Winter Classic will feature two Original … Continue Reading Bruins / Canadiens Prepare For Winter Classic
Bruins fans, I’m not sure if you realize this yet, but this team is in a playoff race. The past few weeks have been filled with much better hockey not … Continue Reading Bruins Exceeding Early Expectations