Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Panthers, Avalanche can clinch

Here is a look at the NHL standings and everything else that could impact the playoff picture. Stanley Cup Playoffs clinching scenarios for Sunday Eastern Conference The Florida Panthers will clinch a playoff berth if: — They defeat the Buffalo Sabres in any fashion (1 pm ET; SN, MSG-B, BSFL, ESPN+, NHL LIVE). OR — … Read more

Giroux, Chiarot trades send message Panthers ‘all in’ for Stanley Cup

Claude Giroux picked the Florida Panthers to chase the Stanley Cup. Let that sink in for a moment and think about what it means to the Panthers as an organization. The Panthers have not won a round in the Stanley Cup Playoffs since 1995-96, when they made the Stanley Cup Final in their third NHL … Read more

Eichel doubtful to play for Golden Knights on Saturday

Jack Eichel is the latest worry for the Vegas Golden Knights, who have been plagued by injuries this season and are in danger of missing the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since they joined the NHL as an expansion team in 2017-18. The center left in the second period of the Golden Knights’ … Read more