Rick Bowness, 67, plans to continue training, still has “a lot of fire left” after the Dallas Stars exit after the season ends

Frisco, Texas – Rick Bowness has been on the NHL bench in 2,562 regular season games as head coach or assistant coach for nearly four decades. The 67-year-old is not ready to finish yet although he is at the end of his contract with the Dallas Stars. “Qualifying brings out your passion…that excitement and that … Read more

The most valuable player in each series from the first round is chosen by NHL.com

One of the most exciting first rounds in Stanley Cup playoff history on Sunday ended with overtime decisions in every 7 game played. Three more 7 matches are scheduled for Saturday. The first eight round series – seven of which required no fewer than six matches – was filled with incredible singles performances and clutch … Read more

NHL Playoff Predictions: The scout, coach, and CEO picks the second-round winners

By any measure – objective or subjective – that was an interesting and hotly contested opening round in 2022 NHL playoffs. There were ups and downs, jubilation and heartbreak. Five of the eight chains went the distance, all of them nail-biting enthusiasts. 51 matches were played, tied for second place in history. In all, 14 … Read more

Panarin enjoys a special moment for Rangers in the victory of Game 7

New York — Artemi Banarin He fought through the pressure and tension that plagued him throughout the first round of the Eastern Conference to deliver his signature moment with the New York Rangers. The magic that made Panarin a sensation early in his NHL career—he won Calder’s NHL New Player of the Year award with … Read more

Injuries to Niklas Backstrom of Washington Capitals, Tom Wilson could affect the situation next season

Arlington, Virginia – Niklas Backstrom It devoured him through a groin injury that caused him to miss the first two months of the season, and Tom WilsonAnd, as much as he tried, he couldn’t do the same in qualifying on a bad knee. Now it is possible that neither of them will be on the … Read more

Expect more changes from the islanders if Lou Lamoriello wants a new style

No, of course Lou Lamoriello didn’t ask for his players’ permission to sack Barry Trotzare you kidding me? But you also couldn’t be more naive if you thought that feedback obtained during players’ exit meetings did not influence the island’s top hockey captain’s decision to cut ties with the coach who brought the franchise its … Read more

3 Keys: Lightning at Maple Leafs, Game 7 of the Eastern First Round

(3A) Lightning at (2A) Maple Leafs 7 PM ET: TNT, CBC, TVAS, SN, BSSUN Best-of-7 Series Draw 3-3 The Tampa Bay Lightning and Toronto Maple Leafs will attempt to advance to the second round of the Eastern Conference with a win in Game 7 of the first round at the Scotiabank Arena on Saturday. The … Read more

2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs – X Factors, Bruins-Hurricanes, Lightning-Maple Leafs and Kings-Oilers Predictions

While the first round of the 2022 Stanley Cup qualifiers featured quite a few blowouts to our liking, it also delivered no fewer than three Game 7s, the ultimate “tension agreement.” According to ESPN Stats & Information, Saturday will be the first time since April 30, 2014, that three 7 matches will be played on … Read more

The NHL playoffs are getting tight, but we’ve seen tighter

picture: Getty Images There is a common phrase leaking through Every National Hockey League playoff broadcast About how this is the “most identical” postseason ever. It’s as if these commenters get a bonus every time they talk about it. It sucks and most importantly, it’s not true. This year’s NHL Postseason is the most fiercely … Read more