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Burnside: What Ben Bishop has learned

Two months ago, Ben Bishop had never played in an NHL playoff game. Now he's four wins away from a Stanley Cup.

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McIndoe: Ultimate Cup final preview

Breaking down all the biggest factors as the Hawks and Bolts get ready to face off, including which team wins the ever-important Old Guy Without A Cup category.

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Stanley Cup finals betting guide

ESPN Chalk's Jeff Gold and Ben Arledge offer up a series bet on the 2015 Stanley Cup finals, along with the best values for the Conn Smythe award.

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McIndoe: A Playoff Requiem

What doomed the 14 playoff teams not in the Cup final? Some had crippling injuries, goaltending issues or a dearth of scoring. One simply ran into an old nemesis.


ESPN on Snapchat Discover Live

Did you know the 2015 Stanley Cup features the regular season's highest scoring team vs. the second-best goals-against average? Preview the Blackhawks and Lightning in today's edition of ESPN on Snapchat Discover.

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Versteeg on the birth of his child: Kind of compared it in a different way when you win a Stanley Cup. It’s almost like you’re in shock.