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2013 NHL Playoffs : First Round Analysis and Predictions

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he time has finally come. The National Hockey League is set to start the 2013 NHL Playoffs after a shortened season that consisted of 48 games for each team. The one twist coming out of the lockout aside from the bunched-up schedule will play a huge roll down the stretch. None of the 30 teams played a single non-conference game in 2013 which could make for an interesting Stanley Cup
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Chicago Blackhawks: Will They Break the Presidents’ Trophy Jinx?

Yesterday the Chicago Blackhawks wrapped up the Presidents' Trophy, but will they secure the Stanley Cup? The Presidents' Trophy is recent years has very rarely resulted in bringing home the Stanley Cup. The Blackhawks are looking to avoid being another statistic. In the four season span of the 1998-99 season through the 2001-02 season, three of the four Presidents' Trophy winners took home the Stanley Cup. 1998-99:  Dallas Stars (won
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NHL All Star Game Anyone?

Every hockey fan was happy to hear the news the NHL is back. Being a fan it was so frustrating that the deal could not be resolved earlier to save what is one of the most epic days in the National Hockey League. An afternoon full of media, electricity, smooth skating and “jump-out-of-your-seat action” mixed in with great humorous sound bites of those players “Mic’ed up.” Oh yea, and lots and lots goal horns! Unfortunately, the fan base would
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NHL Power Rankings: February 19, 2013

The Chicago Blackhawks are the only team left unbeaten in regulation and they remain atop the rankings.  There is a little movement among the top five. Chicago Blackhawks (12-0-3) Last Week:1 - Is there any doubt as to who is the best team in hockey is?  The Hawks have yet to lose in regulation, thanks to that high powered offense.  Even with Corey Crawford missing the last two games the Blackhawks keep