TORONTO — Several N.H.L. teams had a sudden conundrum in this postseason: They could not rely on their No. 1 goaltenders to get them through…View More In These N.H.L. Playoffs, Backup Goalies Have Taken Center Stage
Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask has opted out of the team’s playoff run to be with his family. The defending Eastern Conference champions announced the…View More Bruins Goaltender Tuukka Rask Is Biggest N.H.L. Name to Opt Out
The Stanley Cup playoffs began as an experiment. After the onset of the coronavirus pandemic ended its regular season, the N.H.L. adapted its postseason format…View More The First Round of the N.H.L. Playoffs Is Set. There Have Already Been Upsets.
The N.H.L. announced finalists for its major awards last week, and it was both a reminder of how long ago those performances were and how…View More N.H.L. Award Races Bode Well for a Compelling Restart
For professional hockey’s veteran players, the scramble of a suspended season and the wait for a return to the ice has been a test of…View More For N.H.L.’s Oldest Players, the Clock Ticks Louder Every Day
Four months ago, the Boston Bruins had an all but assured plan for postseason vengeance. In the team’s last game, on March 10, it shut…View More The Boston Bruins Had Home Ice. Now They’ve Got a Hub.