Tag Archives: Stanley Cup Playoffs

Trevor Daley Out For Postseason

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Daley to Miss Postseason With Ankle Injury The playoffs are all about attrition and the Pittsburgh Penguins are experiencing that the hard way. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said that Daley suffered a broken ankle in their Game 4 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning and will miss the remainder of the season. It’s a huge loss for the Penguins and ...

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Shawn Michaels to Support Penguins in Game 5

Sep 15, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Professional wrestler Shawn Michaels throws a ceremonial pass before the game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Dallas Cowboys at Arrowhead Stadium. Kansas City won the game 17-16. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports

Wrestling Superstar Headed to Game 5 The Pittsburgh Penguins are going to get some unexpected support when they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight. Maybe in the form of some “sweet chin music”. WWE wrestling legend Shawn Michaels will be in the building on Sunday to cheer on the Penguins after ...

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Steven Stamkos Unlikely to Return This Postseason

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Stamkos Unlikely to Return Tampa Bay Lightning captain and star center Steven Stamkos has been dealing with a blood clot that has kept him out of action since April 4. He admitted on Thursday that there’s a very real possibility that he may not play at all this postseason. He spoke to the media after taking part in the team’s ...

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Brent Burns Having Masterful Season

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Burns Having Rare Season for Defenseman When talking about the top scoring defensemen in the NHL, the conversation usually turns to Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson and with good reason. After all, he did just lead the NHL in assists with 66 and finished tops among defensemen with 82 points, tied for fourth in the NHL. He is a generational ...

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Why You Should Root For the Blues

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Blues Should Be Earning Your Support We’re down to the Final Four of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs. That means there’s a pretty dang good chance that the team you root for has either been long-eliminated or honing their golf game since the start of the playoffs. So now that we’re down to the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Tampa Bay Lightning ...

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Ben Bishop “Day-to-Day”, Thought He Broke His Leg

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Bishop Thought Things Were Way Worse In Game 1’s 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins, Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Ben Bishop went down when his foot jammed into the goal post. It was a freak injury that resulted in him being carted off the ice on a stretcher. It was an also a moment where the goaltender was convinced he’d ...

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Why You Should Root For the Sharks

Apr 14, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA;  San Jose Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44), right wing Joel Ward (42), center Tomas Hertl (48), and  right wing Joonas Donskoi (27) celebrate a goal in the second period of the game one of the first round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Sharks Should Be Earning Your Support We’re down to the Final Four of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs. That means there’s a pretty dang good chance that the team you root for has either been long-eliminated or honing their golf game since the start of the playoffs. So now that we’re down to the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Tampa Bay ...

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Jimmy Fallon: Tonight Show Superlatives

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Fallon Mocks NHL Players in Annual Tradition There are many traditions in the NHL. Playoff beards, handshakes, and overtimes make up most of each postseason. Some are new, like Jimmy Fallon mocking players’ faces on The Tonight Show. That’s right, it’s time for another edition of Tonight Show Superlatives, in which Fallon hands out high-school yearbook awards to NHL players ...

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Is This The Year of The Blues?

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Blues Advance to WCF To say that these Stanley Cup Playoffs have been cathartic for the St. Louis Blues would be something of an understatement. Still, as they advance to their first Western Conference Final since 2001, they certainly cannot rest as if they are playing on house money. There are even bigger humps to get over that pre-date that ...

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Penguins Topple Caps in OT to Win Series

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Penguins Deal Caps Yet Another Disappointing Playoff Exit Another year of regular season results, another playoff with an early exit. Such is the way of life for the Washington Capitals. Despite overcominh a 3-0 hole to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6, the Caps couldn’t hold on for the win, losing in overtime and ultimately dropping the series 4-2. The ...

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