NHL Season Recaps, Predictions, and Analysis
NHL 2023-24 Recap Week 11 Seattle Winter Classic, Bedard overtime winner, Bruins rolling, Avalanche choke
The Winter Classic heads to Seattle, Connor Bedard becomes youngest ever to score in overtime, the Bruins return to form and the Avalanche choke away a four goal lead.
The Ottawa Senators jump on the coach firing bandwagon, the Edmonton Oilers visit New York City, the Dallas Stars are rolling and the Vegas Golden Knights have injuries again.
NHL 2023-24 Recap Week 5 Oilers get new coach but no defense, Panarin streaks, Possible overtime rule change
The Oilers get a new coach but still can't play defense, Panarin's streak hits 15, possible overtime rule changes and the Stars choke again.
NHL 2023-24 Recap Week 3 Sharks hit rock bottom, Senators are punished, Golden Knights and Bruins lose
The Sharks hit rock bottom, the NHL punishes the Senators, the Bruins lose to the Red Wings and the Golden Knights lose to the Ducks.
NHL 2023-24 Recap Week 2 Frozen Frenzy, Avalanche, Bruins, Golden Knights lose, Canucks and Oilers bounce back
ESPN unleashes Frozen Frenzy, the Avalanche, Golden Knight and Bruins all record their first losses, while the Canucks and Oilers bounce back.
NHL 2023-24 Recap Week 1 Golden Knights make history, DeBrincat shines, Blackhawks stumble, Ovechkin no goals
The Vegas Golden Knights make NHL history, DeBrincat shines with his hometown team and the Blackhawks start stumbling.
It started with a prediction from owner Bill Foley who said, "Playoffs in three, cup in six," way back in 2017. I don't think anyone believed that at the time.
While this seems like an unlikely Stanley Cup Finals, it’s a match-up of the Western Conference’s number one seed versus the number one overall seed last year.
And then there were four. This has definitely been the most wide-open NHL playoffs in some time.
No sweeps and only one five-game series made for a compelling first round of the NHL playoffs, where both first-round teams were eliminated, but neither was too surprising.