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2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions: Western Conference and Stanley Cup Final

For my money, the Western Conference is far more clear cut than the east. Almost every playoff series in the east could be decided by a coin toss. The West is far more top heavy.

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2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions: Western Conference and Stanley Cup Final

Now that the Eastern Conference path has been predicted, it’s time to take a look at the West. Certainly a new-look west without Los Angeles or San Jose, but an intriguing one nonetheless. Western Conference Central Division: #1 St. Louis … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview-Eastern Conference and Stanley Cup Final Predictions

Unlike the ridiculous depth in the Western Conference, there are a few teams that are on top of the East and they will control the playoffs. I expect that it’s going to be a lot chalk this year. Atlantic Division: … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Playoffs Preview-Western Conference

This year is the first year with the new AHL playoff model as the NHL playoff format. I am by no means a fan of this new format and would much prefer to have the old format back. I understand … Continue reading

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Detroit Red Wings last Western Conference playoff series filled with disappointment and hope

After Game 4 the Detroit Red Wings boasted a 3-1 series lead and I was hopeful the Red Wings would advance, yet, not hopeful enough to declare the series over.  This was, after all, a Red Wings team that with … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Playoff Preview-Eastern Conference and Stanley Cup Final

Unlike the Western Conference predictions these are on time, albeit barely.  This is one of the few years where I love all of the matchups and short of the Edmonton Oilers making the playoffs in the West or the Philadelphia … Continue reading

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Stanley Cup Playoff Preview-Western Conference

Yes, this is a day late, but it’s still worth reading because a series is not decided after one game.  The shortened season made the regular season like a sprint and now they have rolled right over into the playoffs … Continue reading

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