2021 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Boston Bruins vs. New York Islanders

The Boston Bruins will meet the New York Islanders in the second round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

Avalanche: Colorado Sweeps St. Louis, Advances to Second Round of Playoffs

With a 5-2 win against the St. Louis Blues on Sunday, the Colorado Avalanche have swept their opponents out of the first round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

NHL: Outlining the Details of Phase 3 Return to Sport Protocol

With that August 1 return to play date looming and a new CBA set to be ratified that ensures several years of labour peace, it’s a good time to be a hockey fan. Training camps are opening on July 13 and NHL teams will get down to the business of playing again. That means weContinue reading “NHL: Outlining the Details of Phase 3 Return to Sport Protocol”

NHL: Placeholder Team Snags Top Draft Pick

Well, it happened. We noted yesterday that the draft lottery was going to be unique and it did not disappoint Friday, with the top pick going to one of the eight placeholder teams. That means one of the eight teams that lose in the NHL’s play-in round for the playoffs will have the honour ofContinue reading “NHL: Placeholder Team Snags Top Draft Pick”

NHL: League Considering Hub Cities as Return to Play Inches Closer

More information has come to light about the NHL’s return to play plans, as league commissioner Gary Bettman referenced a handful of “hub cities” that could accommodate games. Bettman was giving a keynote address for Leaders Week on Monday when he alluded to the fact that the NHL was considering eight or nine hub citiesContinue reading “NHL: League Considering Hub Cities as Return to Play Inches Closer”