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  1. NHL -- 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Uneven goaltending has become t...

    Scott Burnside

    Spotty goaltending has been a theme so far in the first round of the playoffs for various reasons, but it's a trend that's likely coming to an end, writes ESPN.com's Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2014
  2. First-period report: Goalies strong, Crosby seeing lots of Zetter...

    Scott Burnside

    DETROIT -- After a pretty tentative start to the first period, this winner-take-all Game 7 contest got pretty lively in the last five minutes or so. Neither team had any particularly glorious scoring chances, but I thought the Penguins did the bette...

    Blog | Conversation | June 12, 2009
  3. First-period report: It's the Malkin and Crosby show again

    Scott Burnside

    RALEIGH, N.C. -- Holy shockers, Batman. I'm not sure what is more incredible, the fact the Pittsburgh Penguins scored two goals in the last 42.2 seconds of the first period to take a 3-1 lead, or the fact there is a strong Pittsburgh presence in the...

    Blog | Conversation | May 23, 2009
  4. NHL mysteriously skirts a slippery issue

    Scott Burnside

    Interesting morning down at the Verizon Center before Monday night's Game 2: • First, it continues to boggle the mind that the NHL chooses not to force the Penguins and Caps -- or any two teams during the playoffs -- to take the morning s...

    Blog | Conversation | May 04, 2009
  5. Scott Burnside: Instead of putting hammer down, Pittsburgh Pengui...

    Scott Burnside

    Instead of showing the sense of purpose that marked their play through the first three rounds of the playoffs last season, the Penguins turned in a strangely dispassionate performance in Game 5.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2009
  6. Training camp questions: Eastern Conference

    Scott Burnside

    As NHL training camps open up this week, we take a look at where each team stands. First up, our take, and questions, on the Eastern Conference.

    Story | Conversation | September 15, 2008