In the West, it will be a rematch of the 2016 NHL Western Conference Finals against the Blues and Sharks. The Sharks took that series.
The Hurricanes are one of the three teams to earn a sweep as they join the Columbus Blue Jackets and the New York Islanders.
The Eastern Conference had been blown wide open with the elimination of two powerhouses in the Capitals and Lightning. Who will prevail in the second round?
Both the Tampa Bay Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins were swept in the first round of the NHL playoffs. What were the reasons behind these early exits?
There is a serious issue plaguing our high schools. The shortage of referees and game officials is one that will affect the future of sports as we know it.
In last year's series with Toronto, the Boston Bruins wore them down with their physical play. This is their key to winning this year's series