McDonagh traded back to Lightning by Predators

The Lightning have worked out a trade with the Predators to bring back Ryan McDonagh.


Takeaways from the Panthers' journey to the Eastern Conference finals, early look at matchup with Rangers

Florida has reached the conference finals. What has driven its dominance? And what's the early buzz on their matchup against New York?


Former Blues coach Berube gets Maple Leafs job

The Maple Leafs are hiring former Blues coach Craig Berube to replace Sheldon Keefe.


But will there be a Game 7? Keys to Panthers-Bruins Friday showdown

Game 6 could be series-defining moment -- for either team. Here are four critical areas to watch as Florida looks to close things out.


How the Rangers rallied their way to the Eastern Conference finals

New York is halfway to winning the Stanley Cup, with just two losses. Here are the keys to the team's run.


Marchand sidelined for Bruins' must-win Game 5

Bruins captain Brad Marchand will miss Tuesday night's win-or-go-home Game 5 against the Panthers with an upper-body injury suffered in Game 3.


Canucks' Soucy suspended for shot to McDavid

Canucks defenseman Carson Soucy has been suspended for Game 4 of their Stanley Cup playoff series for cross-checking Edmonton forward Connor McDavid in the face.


Maple Leafs fire coach Keefe after first-round exit

The Maple Leafs have fired coach Sheldon Keefe after another first-round playoff exit.


Tkachuk, Pastrnak trade punches in confrontation

The Panthers defeated the Bruins 6-1 on Wednesday to even their series 1-1, but the highlight was the fight between stars Matthew Tkachuk and David Pastrnak.


The five burning questions that will tilt the series between Bruins, Panthers

Who will win the special teams battle? Can Florida rattle Jeremy Swayman? Here are the key matchups, situations in the Atlantic Division clash.