1. NHL Commissioner Bettman wishes fans happy Re-Opening Day  NHL.com
  2. Who would be the most compelling Stanley Cup champion?  TSN
  3. 'March Madness, but for hockey' - The lapsed fan's guide to the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs  ESPN
  4. Inside the Bubble: NHL Game Presentation  NHL
  5. Mark Madden: Penguins need to simplify power play, keep stars where they fit best  TribLIVE
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Happy Re-Opening Day, everybody.If you love the game the way I do, and I'm guessing you do, this day couldn't come quickly enough -- and noon ET can't come quickly enough.Happy Re-Opening Day, everybody.If you love the game the way I do, and I'm guessing you do, this day couldn't come quickly enough -- and noon ET can't come quickly enough.

NHL Commissioner Bettman wishes fans happy Re-Opening Day | NHL.com

NHL season, which has been shut down since March because of the coronavirus pandemic, gets back underway with five games Saturday.NHL season, which has been shut down since March because of the coronavirus pandemic, gets back underway with five games Saturday.

NHL playoffs begin: Times, TV for Stanley Cup games

Objective Cold-Take Prediction: Toronto Maple Leafs Will Win the Stanley Cup. The Leafs have the best roster in the NHL and they are about to win it all.The Toronto Maple Leafs will continue their previously interrupted quest for the Stanley Cup when the season resumes on Sunday. There will be five games on...

Objective Prediction: Toronto Maple Leafs Will Win the Stanley Cup

Objective Prediction: Toronto Maple Leafs Will Win the Stanley Cup

One of the greatest undrafted players in National Hockey League history signed with the team where he became a Hall of Famer.One of the greatest undrafted players in National Hockey League history signed with the team where he became a Hall of Famer.

Today in Hockey History: July 31

After being swept by the New York Islanders in 2019, have the Pittsburgh Penguins learn their lesson and become tougher to play against?After being swept by the New York Islanders in 2019, have the Pittsburgh Penguins learn their lesson and become tougher to play against?

Did the Pittsburgh Penguins Learn From 2019 Playoff Exit?

2020 Stanley Cup playoffs - Wikipedia

The Stanley Cup playoffs are almost here, and this year a semi-playoff takes us into the real thing. Here's what you need to know about standings, seedings and more.The Stanley Cup playoffs are almost here, and this year a semi-playoff takes us into the real thing. Here's what you need to know about standings, seedings and more.

NHL playoff bracket 2020: Updated standings, seeds & Round 1 projections for Stanley Cup playoffs | Sporting News

With time to plan, examining the areas NHL coaches could have the most influence on during this unprecedented playoffs. With time to plan, examining the areas NHL coaches could have the most influence on during this unprecedented playoffs.

Duhatschek Notebook: How coaches can be innovative during unprecedented playoffs – The Athletic

After going 142 days without hockey, the Blackhawks are itching to get their postseason started.After going 142 days without hockey, the Blackhawks are itching to get their postseason started.

After 142 days without hockey, Blackhawks ready for playoffs: 'Let's get going' | NBC Sports Chicago

Mike Sullivan seemed to check every box when long-time Boston University coach Jack Parker was recruiting him in the mid-1980s. Good size. Great leadership....

'Speed is the ultimate competitive advantage' for Penguins in Cup chase | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Details on the first Seattle Kraken hockey card released as a part of 2019-20 Upper Deck Game Dated Moments and info on how to get them.Details on the first Seattle Kraken hockey card released as a part of 2019-20 Upper Deck Game Dated Moments and info on how to get them.

Seattle Kraken Get Their First Official Hockey Card from Upper Deck

With the NHL delayed more than four months by the coronavirus pandemic, summer hockey kicks off with a 24-team playoff tournament beginning Saturday in Edmonton and Toronto.

9 burning questions on the NHL restart without the Ducks and Kings – Orange County Register

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman joined "Special Report" Friday to look ahead to the resumption of play in the league's coronavirus-interrupted 2019-2020 season.NHL commissioner Gary Bettman joined "Special Report" Friday to look ahead to the resumption of play in the league's coronavirus-interrupted 2019-2020 season.

Guessing who will be handed the Cup immediately after the winning team’s captain is an annual hockey tradition.Guessing who will be handed the Cup immediately after the winning team’s captain is an annual hockey tradition.

Which player should get the Stanley Cup second? A team-by-team breakdown – The Athletic

The pro hockey league is returning to play with no fans in seats and bright lights and giant video and graphics screens filling glitzy areans in Toronto and Edmonton. TV hockey is returning with no fans in seats and teams competing on bright, brash ice surfaces as if in a shiny floor entertainment show.

NHL "Bubble" Games Go Hollywood for 2020 Season Restart | Hollywood Reporter

Qualifying round features eight best-of-five series and most pit evenly matched teams.

NHL is back with unpredictable qualifying round matchups - mlive.com

Don’t have a team? We might have an idea for youDon’t have a team? We might have an idea for you

A Syracuse Orange fans guide to the NHL Playoffs - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

PITTSBURGH -- After months without hockey, the resumption of the Penguins' 2019-20 season is just hours away.PITTSBURGH -- After months without hockey, the resumption of the Penguins' 2019-20 season is just hours away.

Sidney Crosby eager to start Penguins' playoff run

With the 2019-20 NHL postseason about to begin let's take a quick skate around the NHL and examine the one flaw that can hold back all 24 teams playing in this year's playoffs.With the 2019-20 NHL postseason about to begin let's take a quick skate around the NHL and examine the one flaw that can hold back all 24 teams playing in this year's playoffs.

One flaw for every NHL Stanley Cup contender | Yardbarker

Here's what could keep each NHL team from emerging from the chaos of the Stanley Cup Playoffs as the champion and last team standing.Here's what could keep each NHL team from emerging from the Stanley Cup Playoffs as the last team standing. The Stanley Cup Playoffs will get underway on A...

Stanley Cup Playoffs: One area of concern for each team

St. Louis Blues fans have a strong social media presence already. Now they can put it to good use to get more exposure for the team.St. Louis Blues fans have a strong social media presence already. Now they can put it to good use to get more exposure for the team. The St. Louis Blues ar...

St. Louis Blues: NHL unveils interactive plans for Stanley Cup Playoffs

<h2>The Stanley Cup Playoffs are finally here! Here's a look at the packed schedule for August 1.</h2> For hockey fans, the <a href=" &...The Stanley Cup Playoffs are finally here! Here's a look at the packed schedule for August 1. For hockey fans, the Stanley Cup Playoffs are the most wonder...

Stanley Cup Playoffs: Opening day schedule, predictions

A 24-team tournament across two bubbles will decide who moves forward.A 24-team tournament across two bubbles will decide who moves forward.

2020 NHL restart preview: Playoff hockey is back, but bubbled - Axios

Setting a different exampleSetting a different example

There's no kneeling in the NHL: No less than 6 teams link arms, stand together during national anthem to show unity - TheBlaze

Stats, schedules, storylines and a few upset picks for each of the eight five-game series, and the Western Conference round robin.Stats, schedules, storylines and a few upset picks for each of the eight five-game series, and the Western Conference round robin.

Would Maple Leafs really lose in Toronto bubble? | NHL playoff preview

It is Friday, the playoffs are beginning this weekend, and that means it is time to check back in with the Trending Penguins Players.It is Friday, the playoffs are beginning this weekend, and that means it is time to check back in with the Trending Penguins Players.

Trending Penguins Players: Getting ready for the real deal - PensBurgh

The NHL is reportedly collecting recordings of fans booing and may play them when Gary Bettman presents the Stanley Cup in the bubble.The NHL is reportedly collecting recordings of fans booing and may play them when Gary Bettman presents the Stanley Cup in the bubble.

NHL May Use Recorded Booing When Gary Bettman Presents Stanley Cup

Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News tackles 10 questions and offers his predictions for the NHL's qualifying round.Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News tackles 10 questions and offers his predictions for the NHL's qualifying round.

Burning questions, qualifying-round predictions as the NHL restarts

NHL playoffs in the late summer? That's 2020 for you.NHL playoffs in the late summer? That's 2020 for you.

Stanley Cup Playoffs 2020: An idiot's guide to watching this weird postseason - CBSSports.com

Check out our favorite bets for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs including our best future picks, Conn Smythe bets and qualifying round series bets.Check out our favorite bets for the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs including our best future picks, Conn Smythe bets and qualifying round series bets.

NHL Betting Picks: Our Favorite Stanley Cup Bets, Conn Smythe Sleepers and Qualifying Round Picks | The Action Network

The Pittsburgh Penguins were successful throughout the regular season with simplicity. However, they abandoned that style when healthy.The Pittsburgh Penguins were successful throughout the regular season with simplicity. However, they abandoned that style when healthy.

'That Brings Us Success,' Two Factors Will Determine Penguins Fate

Here’s your place to watch all the action.Here’s your place to watch all the action.

2020 Stanley Cup Qualifiers: August 1 schedule, how to watch on TV and online - Second City Hockey

Pittsburgh Penguins captain and NHL star Sidney Crosby acknowledged players are role models and that is one way they can fight racism.Pittsburgh Penguins captain and NHL star Sidney Crosby acknowledged players are role models and that is one way they can fight racism.

Sidney Crosby on Social Change: We're Role Models, First

Sidney Crosby , Evgeni Malkin and Connor McDavid have to take an extra step to hoist the Stanley Cup this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins and Edmonton Oilers are the No...Sidney Crosby , Evgeni Malkin and Connor McDavid have to take an extra step to hoist the Stanley Cup this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins and Edmonton Oilers are the No...

NHL Playoffs 2020: Predictions for East, West Qualifying Games | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights

Sidney Crosby , Evgeni Malkin and Connor McDavid have to take an extra step to hoist the Stanley Cup this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins and Edmonton Oilers are the No...

NHL Playoffs 2020: Predictions for East, West Qualifying Games

The NHL is taking a different approach than other leagues in how they show support for social justice. On Thursday night, every single NBA player took a knee during the anthem to shed light on social injustices going on in the country. https://twitter.The NHL is taking a different approach than other leagues in how they show support for social justice.

Every Single NHL Player Has Stood During The Anthem As Teams Promote ‘Stand For Equality’ Initiative

We asked you to make your picks for the 2020 postseason, and this is what you predicted.We asked you to make your picks for the 2020 postseason, and this is what you predicted.

NHL fan survey results: Who did you pick to win the Stanley Cup? – The Athletic