XN Sports » NHL http://xnsports.com Sports News, Stats, Opinion, Fantasy advice and more. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 15:31:57 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Who Would You Rather – Evgeny Kuznetsov or Taylor Hall? http://xnsports.com/2015/07/20/who-would-you-rather-evgeny-kuznetsov-or-taylor-hall/ http://xnsports.com/2015/07/20/who-would-you-rather-evgeny-kuznetsov-or-taylor-hall/#comments Mon, 20 Jul 2015 19:08:08 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=61110 Michael Clifford examines the 2010 NHL Draft and makes a case for Evgeny Kuznetsov and Taylor Hall as top 5 NHL Draft Picks.

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NHL: Pens Pull Off Phil Kessel Trade Stunner http://xnsports.com/2015/07/02/nhl-pens-pull-off-phil-kessel-trade-stunner/ http://xnsports.com/2015/07/02/nhl-pens-pull-off-phil-kessel-trade-stunner/#comments Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:22:13 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60939 How did Jim Rutherford trade for Phil Kessel without giving up too much? The Tribune Review’s Jason Mackey and CineSport’s Brian Clark discuss the trade, and Kessel’s fit in Pittsburgh.

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The Montreal Canadiens Need a New Mentality http://xnsports.com/2015/06/30/the-montreal-canadiens-need-a-new-mentality/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/30/the-montreal-canadiens-need-a-new-mentality/#comments Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:45:46 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60907 Michael Clifford breaks down what the Montreal Canadiens must do to change their hockey culture and make a deep run at the Cup.

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5 NHL Free Agents Who Will Cash Out http://xnsports.com/2015/06/29/5-nhl-free-agents-will-cash/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/29/5-nhl-free-agents-will-cash/#comments Mon, 29 Jun 2015 04:58:20 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60876 Hunter Hodies takes a look at some NHL free agents who might be in for a good payday.

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Stanley Cup Returns to Chicago http://xnsports.com/2015/06/16/stanley-cup-returns-to-chicago/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/16/stanley-cup-returns-to-chicago/#comments Tue, 16 Jun 2015 13:38:42 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60764 The Blackhawks defeated the Lightning in Game 6, 2-0, to win the Stanley Cup for the 3rd time in 6 years. Duncan Keith, who scored the first goal of the game, won the Conn Smythe Trophy.

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Stanley Cup Finals: Chicago Wins Game 5, Leads 3-2 http://xnsports.com/2015/06/14/stanley-cup-finals-chicago-wins-game-5-leads-3-2/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/14/stanley-cup-finals-chicago-wins-game-5-leads-3-2/#comments Sun, 14 Jun 2015 12:27:04 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60745 Stanley Cup Finals: Blackhawks 2, Lightning 1 - Antoine Vermette scored the game-winning goal two minutes into the third period as Chicago took a 3-2 series lead.

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Stanley Cup Finals: Bishop, Lightning Win Game 3 http://xnsports.com/2015/06/09/stanley-cup-finals-bishop-lightning-win-game-3/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/09/stanley-cup-finals-bishop-lightning-win-game-3/#comments Tue, 09 Jun 2015 14:45:35 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60685 Ben Bishop, back in net for the Lightning, had 36 saves and Cedric Paquette scored the game-winner in Tampa Bay's Game 3 victory. They lead the Stanley Cup Final 2-1.

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NHL Finals: Garrison, Lightning Even Up Stanley Cup http://xnsports.com/2015/06/07/nhl-finals-garrison-lightning-even-up-stanley-cup/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/07/nhl-finals-garrison-lightning-even-up-stanley-cup/#comments Sun, 07 Jun 2015 14:25:57 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60652 Jason Garrison's goal in the third period helped the Lightning win Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, 4-3 and even their series vs. the Blackhawks. Lightning coach Jon Cooper spoke afterwards.

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NHL Finals: Blackhawks Rally Past Lightning in Game 1 http://xnsports.com/2015/06/04/nhl-finals-blackhawks-rally-past-lightning-in-game-1/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/04/nhl-finals-blackhawks-rally-past-lightning-in-game-1/#comments Thu, 04 Jun 2015 15:55:20 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60607 NHL Finals: Teuvo Teravainen and Antoine Vermette scored 1:58 apart late in the third period as the Blackhawks stunned the Lightning in the Stanley Cup Final opener, 2-1.

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NHL Finals: Will Blackhawks Beat Lightning? http://xnsports.com/2015/06/01/nhl-finals-will-blackhawks-beat-lightning/ http://xnsports.com/2015/06/01/nhl-finals-will-blackhawks-beat-lightning/#comments Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:17:22 +0000 http://xnsports.com/?p=60553 NHL analyst Dan Moriarty joins CineSport’s Brian Clark to discuss how the speed of the Lightning matches up with the Blackhawks’ defense, and gives his Stanley Cup pick.

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