Around the NHL: And Then There Were 4

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Four teams remain with a chance to advance to the Stanley Cup Final: the Carolina Hurricanes, Boston Bruins, St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks/Colorado Avalanche. How we got here in Around the NHL.

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Around the NHL: Getting Closer to an All Wildcard East Final

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The Columbus Blue Jackets and Carolina Hurricanes both made the playoffs in the two wildcard spots in the East and pulled off upsets of the two division winners in the first round. Now, both teams hold the lead in their respective second round series after three games.

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Around the NHL: Blue Jackets Upset Lightning, Islanders Moving On

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The Tampa Bay Lightning, a team that tied an NHL record with 62 wins in the regular season, were swept by the Columbus Blue Jackets in four games. The Pittsburgh Penguins, the Stanley Cup champions in 2016 and 2017, were also swept by the New York Islanders in four games.

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Around the NHL: Nash Retires, Minor Moves, Snoop in the Booth

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In the past week, we saw some teams do some roster shuffling, one of the greats call it a career, and a great of a different type call a game. Let’s dive in to this week’s Around the NHL.

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Around the NHL: the Contenders, the Tweeners, and the Forgettables

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As the NHL reaches the halfway point of the 2018-19 season, a look at the teams that are contenders, tweeners and forgettables this season.

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Around the NHL: Surprising Starts, the 1st Firing, and Pekka’s Great Birthday

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Som early surprises in the NHL are sticking around at the top of the standings as the calendar shifts to November. The first coaching firing took place over the weekend and Pekka Rinne had a big birthday on Saturday. All that in Around the NHL.

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