3rd Round Playoff Matchups Eastern Conference Pittsburgh Penguins (4) versus Carolina Hurricanes (6) Pittsburgh coach Dan Bylsma was impressed with the Hurricanes’ performance in Game 1. The Penguins need some offensive production from Chris Kunitz. One of the keys for Kunitz breaking out of his struggles, is to put more shots on net. Brooks Orpik comments on […]
FINAL T Chicago 2 Detroit 3 Game Preview Game Scoresheet Team Game Threads: Second City Hockey Winging it in Mowtown Game Recap Here is a picture passed along to me late this afternoon by a Chicago fan. Should be a good one tonight.
What team beat writers are saying this afternoon: Luke Decock of the News & Observer thinks Tuomo Ruutu will play on Thursday but Erik Cole will not. His offensive numbers haven’t been strong this playoffs, but Cole’s loss is still very significant. Tim Sassone says the Hawks may very well learn more from losing their current […]
3rd Round Playoff Matchups Eastern Conference Pittsburgh Penguins (4) versus Carolina Hurricanes (6) Shelly Anderson with a quick recap of Game 1. Many of the Penguins were giving credit to Marc-Andre Fleury for keeping the team in last night’s contest. Apparently Pittsburgh Tribune-Review columnist Joe Starkey felt the same way. Fleury was good, but two unlikely contributors […]
The Numbers: Playoffs Goals/GM GA/GM PP Pct. PK Pct Detroit Red Wings 3.64 (2) 2.18 (2) 26.4% (2) 72.5% (14) Chicago 3.67 (1) 2.92 (10) 29.4% (1) 79.6% (10) Goaltending Experience versus Experience. Osgood was drafted in 1991 and Khabibulin was drafted in 1992. Osgood was a member of the Stanley Cup Champion Detroit Red […]
2nd Round Playoff Matchups Eastern Conference Boston Bruins (1) versus Carolina Hurricanes (6) Bruins attempt to finish the rally tonight. Net worth in game 7 as goalie‘s are key factors to winning the series. Claude Julien reiterated yesterday that Marc Savard will be able to play in Game 7 tonight. As last night’s Illegal Curve […]
2nd Round Playoff Matchups Eastern Conference Boston Bruins (1) versus Carolina Hurricanes (6) The Bruins performance last night allows for fans to see one of the great events in sports, a seventh game at the Boston Garden. Marc Savard left yesterday’s game as a precautionary measure, but is expected to suit up for Game 7. […]
2nd Round Playoff Matchups Eastern Conference Boston Bruins (1) versus Carolina Hurricanes (6) Aaron Ward is questionable for tonight’s game. The Bruins are hoping that Blake Wheeler can learn a lot from watching the game up in the press box. If the Bruins want to win, they will need another monster game from Zdeno Chara. […]