E.J. Hradek dips into his mailbag to see what the future may hold for embattled Caps coach Bruce Boudreau and for the Philadelphia Flyers and evaluate his favorite for the Stanley Cup -- the San Jose Sharks.
As the Canadiens and Penguins prepare to knuckle up in Game 7 of the 2010 Eastern Conference semifinals, E.J. Hradek presents six notes -- culled from ESPN Stats & Information and Elias -- on the history of the 131 Game 7s played so far.
E.J. Hradek fields reader questions in this week's "Five for Friday," answering queries on Brad Richards' future with the Dallas Stars, the lack of attention paid to the Boston Bruins' David Krejci and the New York Rangers' playoff hopes.
E.J. Hradek takes to the stat sheet to break down and rank the performances of the NHL's best rookies over the past two months of the season. Standouts include Michael Grabner of the New York Islanders and Corey Crawford of the Chicago Blackhawks.