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  1. About Last Weekend: L.A.-N.Y.'s Collision Course

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy solemnly resetting the "Days Since Last Pitcher Blew Out His Elbow" counter back to zero, here are the top seven stories you missed in sports last weekend: Both NHL conference finals now sit at 3-1 after t...

    Blog | May 27, 2014
  2. These Guys Again: The Secrets to Boston’s, Chicago’s,...

    Sean McIndoe

    Midway through the second round of the playoffs, the NHL has a shot at an interesting conference final scenario. The Kings, Blackhawks, and Penguins are all leading their series, and the Bruins are still very much alive despite trailing the Canadiens...

    Blog | May 08, 2014
  3. Good-bye, NHL Regular Season!

    Sean McIndoe

    Well, that final NHL weekend was a bit of a dud. When the Stars shut out the Blues on Friday night to clinch a wild card, it meant that all 16 playoff spots had been wrapped up, with two days remaining. That left Sunday night's Dallas-Ph...

    Blog | April 14, 2014
  4. Their Own Personal Hell: Breaking Down the Devils' Shootout ...

    Sean McIndoe

    The New Jersey Devils' line in the NHL standings may be the saddest thing in the hockey world. They sit at 34-29-16, good for 84 points in 79 games, which leaves them three points behind Columbus for the final Eastern Conference playoff...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  5. Grantland Writers Roundtable: Jonah Keri, Zach Lowe, Bill Barnwel...

    Grantland Staff

    Our experts weigh in on the continued proliferation of advanced stats, the year's most exciting sports moments, and what to look for in 2014.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2013
  6. The 10 Greatest One-Team NHL Players (Ranked!)

    Sean McIndoe

    We're now a few weeks removed from Mariano Rivera's final game at Yankee Stadium, which means most sports fans who watched it have had enough time to stop crying while awkwardly insisting that they're not crying. As a hockey fan, I watched Rivera'...

    Blog | October 09, 2013
  7. NHL Preview 2013-14

    Sean McIndoe

    As a new season begins, a comprehensive, team-by-team look at the latest Cup contenders and biggest question marks in the NHL this year.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2013
  8. The Forgettable Final Years of 17 NHL Veterans

    Sean McIndoe

    In one of those under-the-radar moves that can sometimes sneak by during the dog days of the hockey offseason, Scott Gomez signed with the Florida Panthers last week. Given his diminishing production during the last few years, it wouldn't be a surpri...

    Blog | August 06, 2013
  9. Stanley Cup Final: Can the Blackhawks Win in Six (Again)?

    Katie Baker

    Patrick Kane was the first person to realize that the Chicago Blackhawks had won the Stanley Cup. He had put a low-angle shot on net during overtime of Game 6 in Philadelphia, and the puck had disappeared from view, but Kane knew it wasn't stuck some...

    Blog | June 24, 2013
  10. WTF, Leafs: How Do You Beat the Boston Bruins? (Or at Least Come ...

    Sean McIndoe

    The Boston Bruins are starting to look unstoppable. After shutting down the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday night, they hold a 2-1 series lead in the Stanley Cup final heading into Game 4 at home tonight. They're two wins away from a championship that w...

    Blog | June 19, 2013
  11. 2013 NHL Stanley Cup final Game 3 and the Boston Bruins

    Katie Baker

    The remarkable work of 41-year-old Jaromir Jagr, who helped give the Boston Bruins a 2-1 series lead over the Chicago Blackhawks on Monday night.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2013
  12. The 1-1 Stanley Cup Series: A Historical Analysis

    Sean McIndoe

    After the opening two games between the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins, the Stanley Cup final is tied at one game apiece for the first time since the lockout. Well, not this year's lockout. I mean, that would be true, but it wouldn't be very...

    Blog | June 17, 2013
  13. NHL Grab Bag: How Should We Call These Playoff Games?

    Sean McIndoe

    Welcome to a weekly grab bag of thoughts and observations from the past few days and/or decades of NHL hockey. This week's three stars of comedy Recognizing the three NHL personalities from around the league who produced the most comedic fodder...

    Blog | June 14, 2013
  14. The 25 Stages of Playoff OT Hockey

    Sean McIndoe

    The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins needed a third overtime to decide Game 1 of their Stanley Cup final this week. It was the longest game of the 2013 playoffs. (The series picks up again Saturday night in Chicago.) Now it goes without saying th...

    Blog | June 14, 2013
  15. 2013 Stanley Cup Final: Chicago's Lucky Night

    Katie Baker

    What do you do when you're completely exhausted? Me, I get cranky. My eyes redden, my skin sags, my temper shortens, and everything seems like a much bigger deal than it probably is. Small tasks become grand impositions. Minor snafus seem life-ruinou...

    Blog | June 13, 2013
  16. Grantland on the 2013 NHL Playoffs

    Grantland Staff

    Our coverage of the breakout players, most heartbreaking losses, and biggest games of this year's Stanley Cup race.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2013