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Iain MacIntyre: Sedins take one for the team after poor season

Had they been left long enough in the interview room Tuesday, Danny and Hank Sedin would have accepted responsibility for global warming, the housing …

Ottawa weather forecast calls for cloudy, rainy playoff game day

Expect another rainy April day as the Ottawa Senators get ready to launch their 2017 playoff run.<p>Wednesday's forecast calls for a mainly cloudy day …

Capitals vs. Maple Leafs: Puck Daddy’s 2017 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview

<i>The 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs have arrived, so have Puck Daddy’s preview of all playoff series. Enjoy!</i><p>We could tell you that the Washington Capitals …

Francis: Will Calgary Flames pave way to paradise or get put out in parking lot?

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Driving up to the Honda Center parking lot on a warm, sunny Tuesday afternoon, visitors sporadically navigated their way through a …

NHL playoffs 2017: Ducks vs. Flames TV schedule

<i>The Anaheim Ducks and Calgary Flames will square off in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Here’s a full series television schedule.</i><p>The …

10 reasons why the Calgary Flames are in the 2017 NHL playoffs

The Calgary Flames are back in the spring dance.<p>Their focus is on what lies ahead — a best-of-seven slugfest against the Anaheim Ducks in the opening …

NHL playoffs 2017: Canadiens vs. Rangers TV schedule

<i>The Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers will square off in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Here’s a full series television …

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NHL Playoffs 2017: Schedule, Stanley Cup Bracket Format and Predictions

Wednesday marks the start of the 2017 NHL playoffs, and games will come down the pipe at a fast and furious pace as the first round begins.<p>Specifically, the puck will drop on five different contests Wednesday before the first-round's final three series get underway Thursday.<p>So as things get ready …

NHL playoff power rankings: Who are the Stanley Cup favorites?

Here is our power rankings of the NHL’s 16 playoff teams:<p><b>1. Washington Capitals (55-19-8):</b> The Capitals led the NHL in points because they are dominant in all aspects of the game. They rank first in goals-against average, third in goals per game and fourth on the power play. Goaltender Braden …