PITTSBURGH (AP) — The statistics are gaudy.
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Here’s a look at 10 things to watch when the NHL playoffs begin Wednesday with a new format, some stars returning from injuries and renewed rivalries:
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets are hoping they have more moments to remember in this year’s foray into the Stanley Cup playoffs than they had the last time.
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Explaining early playoff exits became an annual, awkward task for Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals. This season, for the first time since 2007, they didn’t even make the postseason, so now there’s something new: real uncertainty.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — After missing the playoffs for the second straight season and for the third time in four, New Jersey Devils president and general manager Lou Lamoriello wanted to take a step back to ponder the future rather than rip off a list of changes that the franchise needed to get back to the postseason.