SportsLine's Top Weekend Picks: NBA & NHL Playoffs Roll OnWith the NBA Playoffs and NHL Playoffs chugging along, SportsLine offers its top sports picks for the weekend. The action starts on Friday night with games in both leagues.
Once Long Shot, Expansion Golden Knights Now Favorite In NHL PlayoffsAs an expansion team, the Golden Knights have defied all sorts of odds. Long shots to even make the NHL Playoffs, they are now a favorite to hoist the Stanley Cup in June.
Marc-Andre Fleury's Hot Streak Sends Golden Knights Into Second RoundThe Golden Knights won their first playoff series in franchise history on Tuesday night against the Kings, thanks largely to the fantastic play of goalie Marc-Andre Fleury.
Golden Knights Are First NHL Expansion Team To Sweep First Playoff Series"It's unreal," said coach Gerard Gallant after the Golden Knights beat the Kings on Tuesday, and became the first expansion team in NHL history to sweep their first playoff series.
Stars Confirm That Head Coach Ken Hitchcock Is RetiringThe Stars have confirmed that head coach Ken Hitchcock is retiring from the NHL after just one season reunited with the team. Hitchcock helped bring a Stanley Cup to Dallas back in 1999.
The Chase For Lord Stanley's Cup BeginsThe puck drops Wednesday night in three series, and so the NHL’s death march to the Stanley Cup begins.
Stars Miss NHL Playoffs Again After Hitchcock's ReturnThe Stars brought back coach Ken Hitchcock and made a few somewhat pricey acquisitions last offseason. But they fell agonizingly short of the postseason because of a late season slump.
Latest NHL Power RankingsWill this be the Winnipeg Jets' year? They'll be tough to beat with Connor Hellebuyck in the net.
Devils Could Be Dangerous In PlayoffsLed by a breakout season from Taylor Hall, New Jersey is looking like a team that could make some noise come playoff time.
Stanley Cup Saying Goodbye To Names Like Richard, Hull, HoweHockey players who won an NHL championship from 1954-1965 are being stripped off of the Stanley Cup this spring to create room for a new layer of names.
Jamie Benn Records Hat Trick As Stars Grab 4-2 Win Over SharksJamie Benn stole the puck and scored the go-ahead goal before tacking on an empty-netter for a hat trick as the Stars got a 4-2 victory over the Sharks on Tuesday night.
Vegas NHL Team Retires Jersey 58 To Honor Shooting VictimsThe expansion team retired the No. 58 jersey and raised a banner with the names of the 58 killed in the Oct. 1 concert shooting on the Las Vegas Strip.