Antti Niemi started in goal for the San Jose Sharks in the opener of their first-round playoff series against Los Angeles.
Frank Provenzano breaks down the toughest position battles competing for a spot on Team USA.
Just like the first round, the St. Louis Blues dropped the series opener at home.
Sean Allen looks ahead to the week of Dec. 26 and analyzes how teams have responded to in-season coaching changes.
Sean Allen takes stock of the best, most surprising and most disappointing forwards of the first half of the season.