The Chicago Blackhawks fell behind the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals on Monday night. Chicago, after wrestling away home ice advantage from Tampa Bay in game one, gave the edge right back to the Lightning in game three.
Heading into the preseason, the Pittsburgh Penguins are considered the favorites to win the Stanley Cup.
At this point the Hart Memorial Trophy looks like it will go to either Sidney Crosby or Connor McDavid. The scoring race is very close at this point and whoever wins it should definitely earn some extra points with the voters.
The Edmonton Oilers started their current road trip out east on really bad footing. They dropped decisions to both the Toronto Maple Leafs and the New York Rangers last week
The 2018 Winter Olympics, to be held in South Korea, are less than one year away from starting (February 9th, 2018). However, they were dealt a bit of a blow on Monday as the NHL indicated its players will not be participating
Game two of the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals will not be played until Saturday night. Heading into the game, the Tampa Bay Lightning, hosts of game two, find themselves down 0-1 in the championship series.
The Chicago Blackhawks may have been pushed to the brink of elimination, but they were able to squeeze one more game out of the St Louis Blues giving them some major momentum heading into Game 7.
The 2016 NHL playoffs are down to the final four teams. In the Eastern Conference finals the favored Pittsburgh Penguins will host the Tampa Bay Lightning starting with Game 1 on Friday night (8pm ET).
The 2016 Stanley Cup Finals are now set. Earlier in the week the San Jose Sharks defeated the St. Louis Blues in the Western Conference Finals to advance to the NHL's championship series.
Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin gets surprised with some trade talk rumors by GM.