Kings clinch berth, to play Oilers in first round of Stanley Cup Playoffs

Kings clinch berth, to play Oilers in first round of Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Los Angeles Kings clinched a berth in the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Tuesday when the Dallas Stars defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 3-2 in the shootout. Los Angeles, third in the Pacific Division, is in the postseason for the first time since 2017-18. The Kings will play the Edmonton Oilers in the Western Conference … Read more

Maybe the Knights’ Jake Eichel isn’t that guy

Maybe the Knights’ Jake Eichel isn’t that guy

Jack EichelPhoto: Getty Images If you’re trying to blow your own face off and fall down a sewer for comedic effect instead of securing a playoff spot, you’d have to give the Vegas Golden Knights an Emmy for their performance last night. Needing just about every point they can get to pass the Dallas Stars … Read more

Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Flames, Bruins, Wild, Blues try to clinch

Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Flames, Bruins, Wild, Blues try to clinch

Here is a look at the NHL standings and everything else that could impact the playoff picture. Stanley Cup Playoffs clinching scenarios for Saturday Eastern Conference The Boston Bruins will clinch a playoff berth: If they get at least one point against the Pittsburgh Penguins (12:30 p.m. ET; NHLN, SNW, NESN, ATTSN-PT, NHL LIVE). Western … Read more

Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Kings can move into second in Pacific with win

Stanley Cup Playoffs Buzz: Kings can move into second in Pacific with win

Here is a look at the NHL standings and everything else that could impact the playoff picture: On Tap There are three games on the schedule Wednesday, all with playoff implications: New York Rangers at Philadelphia Flyers (7 p.m. ET; TNT, NHL LIVE) The Rangers can move within two points of the Carolina Hurricanes for … Read more