Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine take a look back at how all the first-round NHL playoffs series played out and offer their predictions for Round 2. After staving off the plucky Toronto Maple Leafs, are the Washington Capitals ready for another scrum with the Pittsburgh Penguins? How far can the Nashville Predators ride the momentum after sweeping out the Chicago Blackhawks?
Following the NASCAR Monster Energy Series‘ traditional Easter break, Greg DePalma and PSN motorsports analyst C.J. Radune discuss whether Kyle Larson can keep the momentum and other observations from the season’s first segment. There’s also playoff talk with analysts Jan Levine (Stanley Cup) and Jamal Murphy (NBA).
The Chicago Blackhawks look for their fourth championship in eight years when the Stanley Cup Playoffs begin tonight around North America. Our analysts provide their picks with Chicago getting the nod in the West and with Washington and Columbus getting split in the East.
Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine break down all eight opening NHL playoffs series and offer their predictions for who eventually will lift the Stanley Cup. Can the Washington Capitals finally turn talent into a Cup? What about the Chicago Blackhawks‘ current run of titles in odd-numbered years?
Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine welcome Brian Compton, deputy managing editor with NHL.com, to discuss the deals that went down before the NHL’s trade deadline expired. Among them: The Washington Capitals acquiring Kevin Shattenkirk from St. Louis and goaltender Ben Bishop going from Tampa Bay to the Los Angeles Kings.
Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine delve into the Columbus Blue Jackets‘ insane winning streak, which reached 16 games with Tuesday’s victory and can match the NHL’s single-season record Thursday at the Washington Capitals. They also preview the World Junior Championships medal round in Canada.
Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine take an early look at the NHL‘s playoff picture and discuss their top futures picks. The ultra-tough Metropolitan Division gets plenty of attention, with the Philadelphia Flyers on a nine-game winning streak and a tight battle likely to fill a projected five of eight Eastern Conference playoff slots.
Greg DePalma and PSN hockey analyst Jan Levine preview the NHL‘s Eastern conference as the Pittsburgh Penguins attempt to defend the title, with the latest on Sidney Crosby’s concussion. The Washington Capitals will defend the Presidents’ Trophy, and the Tampa Bay Lightning attempt to reach the conference finals for the third-consecutive season.
It’s time to get serious with playoff conference finals approaching and at 18-1 Oklahoma City is just too good to pass up now.
Greg DePalma and Jan Levine of RotoWire.com look at the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, where the San Jose Sharks already are off to a 2-0 advantage over the Nashville Predators. The East’s marquee matchup pits Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals against Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins.