In his farewell blog post for ESPN Insider, E.J. Hradek recaps San Jose's Thursday night win over Detroit and predicts a Sharks-Lightning Stanley Cup final.
E.J. Hradek makes his picks for Wednesday night's games, taking the Boston Bruins over the Philadelphia Flyers.
E.J. Hradek analyzes statistical lessons from the playoffs, including the importance this postseason of power play and penalty-killing units.
E.J. Hradek provides in-depth breakdowns of the Eastern Conference semifinal series and predicts who will advance to the conference finals.
E.J. Hradek analyzes Vancouver's series win over Chicago before picking winners for Wednesday night's Game 7 contests between the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens, and Tampa Bay Lightning and Pittsburgh Penguins.
E.J. Hradek picks Tuesday night's winners, including the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 7 over the Vancouver Canucks.
E.J. Hradek looks at the five players in the 2011 Stanley cup playoffs feeling the most pressure to perform this weekend.
E.J. Hradek makes his picks for Wednesday night's games, picking the Washington Capitals to beat the New York Rangers in Game 4 of their series.
E.J. Hradek checks in with some early playoff observations from Monday night's games, including examining what should be another wave of player suspensions.
E.J. Hradek checks in with his notes on all eight playoff series, noting that the B's and Pens are in some hot water and that this may be the season the Predators finally see the second round.
E.J. Hradek studies each of the first-round playoff series and picks his winners to advance to the conference semifinals.
EJ Hradek makes his weekly Tuesday picks, taking the Buffalo Sabres over the Tampa Bay Lightning in a critical Eastern Conference showdown.
E.J. Hradek makes his picks for Tuesday night's games and takes the Philadelphia Flyers over the Alex Ovechkin-less Washington Capitals.
E.J. Hradek wraps up the NHL weekend action and looks ahead to the stretch drive as teams press ahead for playoff spots. Plus, notes on the Isles' coaching situation.
E.J. Hradek evaluates each team in the Eastern Conference following the flurry of trade deadline deals Monday.
E.J. Hradek ranks the five most intriguing teams to watch ahead of the NHL trade deadline. Coming in at the top spot are the Los Angeles Kings.