Matthew Coller of Hockey Prospectus examines how the New York Rangers have improved from the regular season to the postseason and analyzes their chances of pulling the upset over the Los Angeles Kings in the 2014 Stanley Cup finals.
Daniel Briere has a history of successful postseason performances and can score even when playing a depth role. He may be the key to the Montreal Canadiens' chances against the renowned depth of the Boston Bruins.
Matthew Coller and Ryan Wagman of Hockey Prospectus identify one key stat for every NHL playoff series, weighing in with their prediction on whether the trend will continue as well as picking a winner in each series.
While Sidney Crosby is a clear favorite to win the Hart Trophy, other individual NHL awards are up for grabs. Matthew Coller of Hockey Prospectus uses advanced stats to pick a favorite for the Norris, Vezina and Selke trophies.
Matthew Coller of Hockey Prospectus proposes trades that could help the Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders, New York Rangers, Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals.
Matthew Coller of Hockey Prospectus breaks down which teams are in need of goalies, and who might fill those voids. He sees Buffalo goalie Ryan Miller as a possibility in St. Louis due to the inconsistency of Brian Elliott and Jaroslav Halak.