Category Archives: Playoffs

St. Louis Blues’ Championship Run Foreshadowed by Past Runs of their Predecessors in Washington

Photo: Michael Dwyer/Associated Press A few weeks ago, NoVa Caps’ Diane Doyle looked at some past transactions that the 2019 Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues and the Capitals made with one another that fueled both of the two most … Continue reading

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Blues Beat Bruins, 4-1, In Game 7 To Win Stanley Cup For First Time In Franchise History

Photo: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images After sitting in last place in the NHL with 36 points on January 3rd, the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins by a score of 4-1 in Game 7 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final … Continue reading

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Inconsistent Officiating Continues To Plague 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Photo: The Boston Globe If you have been watching the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, no one can blame you for being frustrated and yelling expletives in front of the television as the officiating has been dreadful this postseason. The NHL will … Continue reading

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Bruins Blow Out Blues, 7-2, To Take 2-1 Series Lead In Stanley Cup Final

Photo: James Squire/Getty Images The St. Louis Blues fell to the Boston Bruins in Game 3 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final at Enterprise Center by a score of 5-2 on Saturday night and now trail the 2-1 in the … Continue reading

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2019 Stanley Cup Final Preview: Atlantic #2 Bruins vs. Central #3 Blues

Photo: CBS Sports The Boston Bruins, who finished the regular season with the second-most points in the  NHL (107), and the St. Louis Blues, who sat in last place in the league on January 3 before finishing third in the … Continue reading

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After Winning The Stanley Cup In 2018, Did The Capitals Fuel Both Runs To The 2019 Stanley Cup Final?

Photo: Joe Puetz/Getty Images While winning the Stanley Cup comes with a sense of accomplishment and achievement, it also comes with more respect from the rest of the NHL. When you have what everybody else wants, they are going to … Continue reading

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Washington Capitals Prospect Review & Forecast – Tyler Lewington

Photo: Washington Capitals We continue breaking down the last 12 months for each of the Washington Capitals prospects with a review and forecast for defenseman Tyler Lewington. (You can access all of our Capitals Prospect Reports and player analysis on our … Continue reading

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Blues Head Home With Chance To Clinch First Stanley Cup Final Berth In 49 Years After Dominant 5-0 Win In Game 5 Of Western Conference Final Against Sharks

Photo: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images The St. Louis Blues will head back to the Gateway City with a chance to clinch a spot in the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 1970 after a 5-0 win in Game … Continue reading

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NHL Postseason Inconsistencies: The Performance of the On-Ice Officials Is An Eyesore to the League

The NHL’s postseason officiating has been poor and changes must be made. Continue reading

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Western Conference Final Preview and Readers Poll: Pacific #2 Sharks vs. Central #3 Blues

Photo: Brandon Magnus/Getty Images The San Jose Sharks, who finished the regular season with the second-most points in the Pacific Division and Western Conference (101), and the St. Louis Blues, who tied the Winnipeg Jets for the second-most points in … Continue reading

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