The Buffalo Sabres' reward for the worst record in the NHL? They have a 25 percent chance of winning the lottery on Tuesday night for the right to draft No. 1 overall.
The Boston Bruins are 7/2 favorites to win the Stanley Cup according to Bovada, followed by the St. Louis Blues and Pittsburgh Penguins.
NHL writers Brian Stubits and Chris Peters as well as Dennis Dodd make their selections for who will advance past the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs.
Ryan Smyth played the final game of his NHL career on Saturday night in Edmonton and the emotional postgame scene included the entire Canucks team coming out to congratulate him.
The San Jose Sharks are on the verge of getting their rookie star back just in time for the postseason. Tomas Hertl is reportedly expected to return for the playoffs.
In the last installment of the NHL Award Races for the 2013-14 season, the Avalanche are in position to take home a few awards after a great turnaround.
Daniel Clarke Bouchard is a 14-year-old piano prodigy and hockey fan from Montreal. On a visit to the "Ellen" show, Bouchard was surprised by his favorite player, Jonathan Quick.
LA Kings defenseman Matt Greene was bleeding on the ice Saturday, a pretty normal thing in hockey. A bit more unusual was that the blood was coming through his boot.
The surging Boston Bruins are the new favorites to win the Stanley Cup at 9-2 odds per Bodog with the Blues not far behind at 5-1.
Jonathan Quick is pretty good at this goaltending thing in case you didn't know. Here's Exhibit A: a great kick save on Blake Wheeler while prone on the ice.

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