E.J. Hradek doles out his three stars for Tuesday night and notes that while a Caps-Pens final seems likely in the East, the picture out West -- with two underdogs leading 2-1 and two series tied 2-2 -- remains murky.
The trade deadline is over and now the push for the playoffs begins. We look at the postseason picture for all 30 teams, whether trending up, down or merely treading water.
Here's the post-deadline look at the playoff picture and whether teams are trending up, trending down or merely treading water.
So will the trades pay off? Scott Burnside tells you how the deadline deals will affect the playoff picture.