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LeBrun: Ranking Conn Smythe candidates

Duncan Keith and Tyler Johnson are bearing down in the race for this year's Conn Smythe as playoff MVP. But are there goalies in the mix?

Levy and Melrose: How to celebrate a championship (2:14)
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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.

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Lightning coach: Our eye is on the big prize (4:28)
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Pronman: 2015 Memorial Cup standouts

Corey Pronman reports from the 2015 Memorial Cup, with notes on 10 team prospects and draft-eligible players with standout performances.

How salary cap increase will affect free agency (1:28)
Intensity of playing in Stanley Cup finals (1:02)
Gretzky with the greatest Game 7 performance (1:00)
The celebrity that is the Stanley Cup (1:49)
E:60 - Liam the Fist-Bump Kid (12:28)


Anaheim Ducks @AnaheimDucks

Silfverberg (a pending RFA): "I like it a lot here. I think this is going to be a great team and I want to be a part of it."

Detroit Red Wings Hockey Club @detroitredwings

The 2015-16 Preseason Schedule is here! Mark your calendars Hockeytown, tickets go on sale Friday August 14th, 2015 at 10AM. October 2nd should be a good one. #RedWings #LGRW For full preseason schedule VISIT: detroitredwings.com

Pittsburgh Penguins @penguins

The #Pens preseason schedule features eight matchups including the annual free game for kids, a battle with the Habs in Quebec City, and a game in the home of Slap Shot, Johnstown, PA.

Linda Cohn @lindacohn

I picked Blackhawks in 6 but if Lightning win the Stanley Cup it will be bc of Stamkos, who has matured into a great leader on/off ice.

Hawks' Toews, Kane: Together or apart?

When Chicago needed a spark in Games 6 and 7 against the Ducks, coach Joel Quenneville put Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane together -- and their line had 4 goals. "We'll see," the coach said about continuing the pairing.

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Anaheim Ducks @AnaheimDucks

Beauchemin: "I've spent a majority of my career here in Anaheim. I'd certainly like to talk about staying here."

Anaheim Ducks @AnaheimDucks

Beauchemin: "I thought we could win the whole thing. You sit with all your questions and...this is the hardest thing to digest."

Anaheim Ducks @AnaheimDucks

Getzlaf: "The fan support has been incredible both here & around the county. At the same time, we expect them to be upset. We're not happy."

ESPN Stats & Info @ESPNStatsInfo

New Jersey Devils hire John Hynes (past 5 seasons coaching Penguins’ top minor-league affiliate) as coach. Hynes, 40 - youngest coach in NHL