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”

Blackhawks Eliminate Canucks

The Chicago Blackhawks took six games to defeat the Vancouver Canucks, but for many it looked like the final results were never in doubt. Discipline was the name of the game for the series, but the Canucks came up short and often looked like an unhinged, uncontrolled hockey club – especially at home. The teamContinue reading “Blackhawks Eliminate Canucks”

Montreal Forces Game Seven

Led by a brilliant performance by Mike Cammalleri, the Montreal Canadiens have forced a seventh game against the Pittsburgh Penguins by defeating them 4-3 on Monday night. This means that the Penguins will have to try to close out the series at home on Wednesday night, but it also means that the Habs have putContinue reading “Montreal Forces Game Seven”

Flyers Sneak Past Bruins, Still Alive

In a wild game that saw the Flyers hold off elimination by defeating the Boston Bruins in overtime, Simon Gagne turned out to be the hero. The forward could not have planned a more timely return to the Flyers’ lineup, playing for the first time since he broke his toe in the fourth game ofContinue reading “Flyers Sneak Past Bruins, Still Alive”

Wings Stayin’ Alive…For Now

Johan Franzen led the way with a natural hat trick and a total of six points (including another goal) as his Red Wings trounced the San Jose Sharks by a final score of 7-1 on Thursday night. As brilliant as Franzen’s hat trick was – he scored the three goals in 3:26 minutes in theContinue reading “Wings Stayin’ Alive…For Now”