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September 8, 2014
2014-2015 Rangers Preview: New Captain, Same Cup Quest
After surprisingly leading the Rangers to the Stanley Cup Finals last season, what can netminder Henrik Lundqvist and his mates do for an encore?
April 15, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Playoffs? Playoffs?! PLAYOFFS!
Evan Berofsky predicts that the Ducks will beat the Rangers to win the Cup this year, and gives you some tips for your playoff pools.
April 5, 2014
NHL Barometer: Swan Song
The Barometer wraps up this week but not before highlighting the likes of Anze Kopitar, who has had an outstanding season for the Kings.
March 29, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Falling Leafs
It may start to feel like Spring, but Toronto fans will confirm that this is in fact the season of disappointment.
NHL Barometer: Avalanche of Points
Matt Duchene set a career high this year with 70 points, as he has 14 points in his last 16 games.
March 28, 2014
From the Press Box: Stretch Run Performers
Claude Giroux got off to a miserable start, but he's been on fire as of late.
March 25, 2014
Wednesday Daily Puck: Penguin Down
The Penguins will be without Evgeni Malkin possibly for the rest of the regular season
March 22, 2014
NHL Barometer: Stamkos is Back
A healthy Steven Stamkos will make the Lightning a very tough out in the playoffs.
March 15, 2014
NHL Barometer: Career Year for Duchene
The Avs' MVP, Matt Duchene is playing out of his mind and could be on his way to 80 points if he stays hot.
March 9, 2014
NHL Schedule Analysis: Back-to-Back Bingo
Evgeni Malkin and the Penguins have one of the most unique schedules seen in the NHL, with not one but two home-and-away games against Conference rivals this week.
March 8, 2014
Morning Skate: Tire Pumping
Dan and Janet discuss the various trade deadline deals, including the very brief but delicious pairing of Tim Thomas and Roberto Luongo on the same team.
NHL Barometer: Trade Deadline Fallout
Steven Stamkos was activated off injured reserve Thursday, but he returns to a Lightning lineup that looks radically after the trade deadline.
March 2, 2014
Morning Skate: Olympic Gloating, Trade Fallout
Janet gloats about Team Canada's double-dip, and she and Dan break down the Ryan Miller trade.
March 1, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: The First Domino
Now that the first big trade is out of the way, how will other teams react to St. Louis adding Ryan Miller and Steve Ott?
January 31, 2014
Sochi 2014: Team Analysis - United States
Joe Pavelski will be a key contributor for the American envoy to Russia, but can they improve upon their last Olympic result?
NHL Barometer: Phil's on Fire
Phil Kessel remains absolutely on fire and entrenched in the NHL's top 10 scorers with 57 points in 56 games this season.
January 18, 2014
NHL Barometer: Mighty Mite Power
Martin St. Louis has been on fire since getting snubbed by Team Canada for the Winter Olympics.
January 8, 2014
From the Press Box: Examining Canada's and Team USA's Sochi Selections
Paul Bruno provides roster analysis for the Canadian and American Olympic squads, while shedding light on some of the players who may have been overlooked, like the Bolts' Martin St. Louis.
December 29, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: Two For Toronto
Phil Kessel and the Leafs are playing in the Winter Classic, but it's an otherwise quiet week for them, writes Brian Rutherford.
December 28, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: No Time To Sing The Blues
The Blues have lost their leading scorer, who will step up?
December 14, 2013
NHL Barometer: Franzen is Motorin'
Detroit's Johan Franzen has been on an absolute tear over the last month, scoring at least a point in 11 of his last 14 games.
December 2, 2013
Frozen Fantasy: Hockey Turned Upside Down
Is the NHL landscape about to change in the wake of the $5.2B deal between the league and Rogers? Janet Eagleson thinks so, and the fallout could lead to the return of dynasties thanks to a higher salary cap.
November 17, 2013
Morning Skate: St. Louis Cup Parade?
Dan Pennucci and Janet Eagleson believe that while Alexander Steen will likely fall back to earth, the Blues are for real and are primed to make a deep playoff run.
The Waiver Wire: Ott To Get Much Better
Steve Ott looks to lead the way in Buffalo's turnaround after this week's front office shakeup.
November 11, 2013
The Man Advantage: Top Power Play Value Picks
Marcus Johansson has seen a huge spike in power play time on the Caps' first power play unit.
November 9, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: Hall of Fame Weekend
Scott Niedermayer, Chris Chelios and Brendan Shanahan headline this year's exceptional list of Hall of Fame inductees
November 8, 2013
NHL Barometer: Captain Coyote
Shane Doan has picked up his game after a slow start, scoring 10 points his last 11 games for the Coyotes.
November 7, 2013
Friday Daily Puck: Staaling Out
Quiet starts for Eric Staal and brother Jordan have been a big reason why the Hurricanes have been lagging in the standings early.
November 1, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Stuck on the Ground
Claude Giroux still appears to be working his way back from a wrist injury, creating yet another problem for the Flyers. How did they handle it against the Caps on Friday night?
NHL Barometer: Leaf Not Falling
While there have been lapses in effort, Nazem Kadri is starting to prove that last year's hot start wasn't a fluke.
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