Tags: National Hockey League

Boston’s Latest Would-Be Champs Are Truly Boston’s

BOSTON — The Bruins are two victories in the Stanley Cup finals from extending Boston’s reign of championship gluttony — 12 titles in an 18-year stretch that reached full-bloom obnoxiousness in February with, yawn, yet another Patriots triumph in the Super Bowl. They are also two victories over the St. Louis Blues from doing something…

The N.F.L. Has Been Consumed by the Concussion Issue. Why Hasn’t the N.H.L.?

The day after Mother’s Day was the eighth anniversary of the death of N.H.L. player Derek Boogaard. As usual, his mother, Joanne, spent a quiet day of reflection at home in Regina, Saskatchewan, and continued a tradition of writing a letter to her dead son to be published in the Regina Leader-Post. This year’s letter…

N.H.L. Playoffs: Second-Round Schedule and Results

Here are the matchups for the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. All Times Eastern. (Series are best-of-seven; x-if necessary.) Eastern Conference New York Islanders vs. Carolina Hurricanes Game 1: Carolina 1, Islanders 0, OT Game 2: Carolina 2, Islanders 1 Game 3: Carolina 5, Islanders 2 Game 4: Carolina 5, Islanders 2 Carolina…