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Stanley Cup Playoffs

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5 Reasons Why You Should Become A Hockey Fan NOW

Of the four major professional sports leagues in the US, the NHL gets the least amount of coverage in the media, with fans and on television. With the Eastern and Western Conference Finals both going to Game 6, now is a perfect time to start watching hockey and here are 5 reasons why.

05/29/2014

SAN JOSE, CA - APRIL 30: Matt Irwin #52 and goalie Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks stop the Los Angeles Kings from scoring in the first period in Game Seven of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at SAP Center on April 30, 2014 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sharks Stumble, Lose Stanley Cup Playoff Series To Kings In Game 7

Anze Kopitar scored the tiebreaking goal late in the second period and Jonathan Quick made 39 saves to cap the Los Angeles Kings’ historic comeback from three games down with a 5-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 of their first-round series Wednesday night.

04/30/2014

Marian Gaborik #12 of the Los Angeles Kings scores on Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks to take a 2-1 lead during the second period in Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on April 22, 2014 in Los Angeles. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Sharks Unable To Sweep Kings In Game 4

Justin Williams and Marian Gaborik scored two goals apiece, and the Los Angeles Kings emphatically avoided first-round playoff elimination with a 6-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 4 on Thursday night.

04/24/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 22: Joe Pavelski #8 of the San Jose Sharks jumps out of the way of a shot from Brent Burns #88 resulting in a goal in front of Jonathan Quick #32 and Robyn Regehr #44 during the first period in Game Three of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on April 22, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Sharks Defeat Kings In OT, Take 3-0 Series Lead

Patrick Marleau scored on a backhand 6:20 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks moved to the brink of the second round with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night to take a 3-0 first-round series lead.

04/22/2014

Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks in action against the Vancouver Canucks at SAP Center on October 3, 2013 in San Jose. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sharks Take Goalie Questions Into Rematch Vs. Kings

For more than a decade there have been no questions about who will start in goal for the San Jose Sharks come playoff time.

04/16/2014

Joe Pavelski #8, Joe Thornton #19 and Justin Brent Burns #88 of the San Jose Sharks celebrate after Pavelski scored a goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs during the second period at SAP Center on March 11, 2014 in San Jose. Thornton had an assist on the goal. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Playoff-Bound Sharks Invite Fans To Grow Beards For Charity

With the San Jose Sharks about to make another playoff run, the team is inviting fans to join them in growing beards for charity, team officials said.

04/09/2014

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Bruins-Blackhawks Bad Blood Boils Over In Final Minute Of Game 3

The niceties and pleasantries in the Stanley Cup Final are no more.

06/18/2013

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Three Keys For Bruins In Game 3 Of Stanley Cup Final

If the Bruins want to take a 2-1 series lead over the Blackhawks, here are three keys to get them there.

06/17/2013

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5 Things To Watch In Stanley Cup Finals

Hockey fans who endured another lockout are in for a treat that’ll cap a sprint of a season.

06/11/2013

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Blackhawks-Bruins Stanley Cup Final Schedule

Patrick Kane’s double overtime winner secured the Hawks place in the Stanley Cup Final where they will take on the Boston Bruins.

06/10/2013

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