Blackhawks Take a Wide Open Game One

Saturday’s game was as fast a game as I’ve seen in these playoffs so far and it didn’t slow up until the final horn sounded. When the dust settled, the Chicago Blackhawks had edged out the Philadelphia Flyers by a final score of 6-5 and the goaltending battle that most had anticipated just wasn’t there.Continue reading “Blackhawks Take a Wide Open Game One”

Flyers Drop Canadiens

The Philadelphia Flyers will face off against the Chicago Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup Finals. The Flyers bumped off the feisty Montreal Canadiens in five games, finishing them off in style with a 4-2 victory on Monday night. The Habs were climbing uphill throughout the whole playoffs, bumping off the Washington Capitals and the PittsburghContinue reading “Flyers Drop Canadiens”

Blackhawks Complete Sweep

Dustin Byfuglien was the man of the hour yet again as his clutch goal put the San Jose Sharks away for the post-season. The Chicago Blackhawks completed the series sweep and Byfuglien scored his third game-winning goal of the series, defeating the Sharks by a final score of 4-2 on Sunday. The Sharks started outContinue reading “Blackhawks Complete Sweep”

Habs Shut Out – Again

The Montreal Canadiens looked slightly better in their Tuesday night effort against the Philadelphia Flyers, but they were still unable to crack Michael Leighton and wound up being shut out again 3-0 to go down two games in the series. As of now, the Eastern Conference Final looks like a shockingly one-sided series. Leighton madeContinue reading “Habs Shut Out – Again”

Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference Finals

Here is your Eastern Conference Final matchup: Philadelphia Flyers vs. Montreal Canadiens: It is a series that could not be a more direct contrast to the series in the Western Conference Finals. Out West, the two top seeds are meeting in a decisive series. Out East, however, it’s the two lowest seeds and that makesContinue reading “Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference Finals”