It started with a quote from Nathan MacKinnon after they lost to the Vegas Golden Knights in the second round.
The Avalanche have the +/- playoff stat on their side. The Avalanche occupy the second through seventh spots and have two others in the top fifteen.
The Carolina Hurricanes vs. New York Rangers Game 7 is why I never bet, even though I'm right more often than wrong.
What a first round of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs! After some ugly lopsided games, we got five Game 7's, and all were close. That’s a first.
And so, we began our first normal NHL playoffs in three years. I got all the first-round matchups I wanted even though it wasn't looking good when the Predators were up 4-0 on the Coyotes.
NHL 2021-22 Recap Week 27 Predators make records, NHL scoring is up, big games Tuesday, zamboni news
Entering the final week of the NHL season, only three spots are left to be clinched. Only one seed in the East is set, the top seed clinched by the Florida Panthers.
With about six games remaining, the East has finally and predictably been clinched. Everyone's current seeding should stay the same. The only drama is who will get the top spot in the Metropolitan.
We have ten games remaining, and almost nothing is settled. The Washington Capitals are locked into the last eastern wild card, and the Colorado Avalanche are the western top seed.
NHL 2021-22 Recap Week 24 McDavid Draisaitl Matthews milestones, Tage Thompson consistent, Blues strategy backfires, Tyson Nash is an idiot
It's that time of the season when we hit milestones. Connor McDavid hit 100 points for the fifth time and 40 goals for the third time.
NHL 2021-22 Recap Week 23 Oilers fun week, Atlantic is best, J T Miller shines, Dadonov still a Golden Knight
The Edmonton Oilers played a string of gloriously entertaining games this week. First was the Colorado Avalanche that ended in overtime off a lost puck that Nathan MacKinnon buried for the win.
We were all waiting to see where Claude Giroux of the Philadelphia Flyers would go. He was either going to the Colorado Avalanche or the Florida Panthers.
NHL 2021-22 Recap Week 21 Heritage Classic, Matthews and Gaudreau hot, Kings playoff bound, Eichel returns
The annual Heritage Classic took place in Tim Horton's Field, featuring the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Buffalo Sabres. The Sabres are the first non-Canadian team to play and an odd choice.