Stanley Cup

Not the Final the NHL Deserves, but the Final the NHL Needs

by Mike Watts

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Another hockey season has reached its climax. Through two games, everyone can agree that these finals have everything the league needed.  Two remarkably balanced teams have slugged through three rounds to reach the top of the mountain, and they are going punch for punch in a heavyweight fight worthy of an Original Six matchup.

And to think, we were hours away from no season at all.

Jesse Spector Talks Stanley Cup Final

by Jake Kring-Schreifels

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Jesse Spector (@JesseSpector), hockey writer for Sporting News, stopped by One on One today to discuss Saturday night’s Game 2 matchup between the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks. The conversation ranged from discussing Game 1, analyzing both teams’ strengths, and determining who might come away with victory in tonight’s game and in the series.