Los Angeles Kings Complete Historic Playoff Run

When Patrick Marleau netted an overtime winner in the first round of the NHL playoffs to put the San Jose Sharks up 3-0 in their series with Los Angeles, very few still envisioned the Kings hoisting their second Stanley Cup in three years.

Rangers forward Derek Stepan has broken jaw after brutal Game 3 hit

During Game 3 of the NHL’s Eastern Conference finals, New York Rangers forward Derek Stepan took a vicious hit from Montreal’s Brandon Prust. Stepan was face-down on the ice for several minutes following the hit and on Friday Rangers coach Alain Vigneault announced that the 23-year-old has a broken jaw.

NHL’s Pain Will Be MLS’s Gain

A sport and a league many laughed at fifteen years ago have been making gains in the American sporting scene. And with the NHL mired in labor strife, the time is right for MLS to take its next step up in the U.S.’s sports consciousness.

2012 NHL Playoffs: Round 1 Eastern Conference Previews & Predictions

Peter Stewart breaks down the Round 1 matchups in the Eastern Conference before giving you his prediction. Will there be any sweeps? Will the defending Stanley Cup Champs make it out of the first round?

NHL 2011-12 Season Preview and Predictions: Eastern Conference

As the resident Canadian of MSF, Pat Suley was born with a Rainman-like talent for projecting hockey results. So in a rare moment where he’s not completely focused on the MLB postseason, he has decided to tell you how I see this upcoming NHL season unfolding.

Pavel Bure: Unjustly Snubbed from Hockey Hall of Fame

On Tuesday the Hockey Hall of Fame released their 2011 inductees. The names of the hockey greats being honored? Mark Howe, Ed Belfour, Doug Gilmour and Joe Nieuwendyk. One name struck Pat Suley as conspicuous by its absence: Pavel Bure.

NHL Playoffs Preview: 1st Round Matchups and Predictions

It’s NHL playoff time again. This year looks to provide some intriguing matchups to go along with the standard blow-outs. Let’s get to it, with previews and predictions of each 1st round series.