Second-round breakdown: Penguins vs. Rangers
It's not the Sidney Crosby/Alexander Ovechkin matchup many were hoping to see in the second round. Still, this is an intriguing series that should provide plenty of entertainment, not to mention story lines.
The Penguins appear to have taken the lessons learned in their first-round defeat against the Ottawa Senators last spring to heart, banishing those same Sens from the playoffs in four quick games this postseason. The Rangers, meanwhile, also have been maturing, advancing to the ...
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2008 NHL PLAYOFFS
We're down to the final eight teams as the battle for the Stanley Cup continues. Scott Burnside previews the second round:
• No. 1 Montreal vs. No. 6 Philadelphia
• No. 2 Pittsburgh vs. No. 5 N.Y. Rangers
• 2008 NHL playoffs index