History suggests that the season is already over for these eight NHL teams. But could any defy the odds?
Tim Thomas has built his career on beating all odds against him.
E.J. Hradek provides in-depth breakdowns of the Eastern Conference semifinal series and predicts who will advance to the conference finals.
Hockey Prospectus analyzes the playoff odds for every team in the 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs.
In his weekly picks column, E.J. Hradek takes the Phoenix Coyotes over the San Jose Sharks and makes picks for the other 12 NHL games on Tuesday night.