May 27, 4:37 am

NHL

Bookie Blues: Sportsbooks sweat Stanley Cup

Sportsbooks are facing their second straight Stanley Cup sweat.Last year, as the expansion Vegas Golden Knights reached the Stanley Cup Final, Nevada bookmakers found...

Marchand appears to avoid injury in B’s tuneup

Associated PressBOSTON -- Boston Bruins leading scorer Brad Marchand returned without missing a shift after appearing to hurt his left hand Thursday night when...

Karlsson, Thornton’s future with Sharks uncertain

Greg WyshynskiESPNST. LOUIS -- Erik Karlsson, Joe Thornton and Joe Pavelski packed up their lockers and discussed varying degrees of postseason injuries Thursday, before...

NWHL agrees to deal boosting salaries, benefits

Associated PressThe National Women's Hockey League is increasing salaries, offering a 50-50 split of sponsor-related revenues and improved benefits in an agreement reached with...

2019 Stanley Cup Final by the numbers: How the Bruins, Blues match up

Ben ArledgeESPN.comEditor for NFL and NHL team, as well as a contributing hockey writer. Previously with ESPN The Magazine, ESPN Chalk and ESPN Fantasy....

The Wysh List: Rating Bruins, Blues players by Stanley Cup worthiness

Greg WyshynskiESPNThe Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues battling for the Stanley Cup is a reasonable finale. They played outstanding hockey in the second...

How the Bruins and Blues were built, and who has the edge

Emily KaplanESPNZdeno Chara doesn't like the word "rookie." The Boston Bruins captain is quick to correct the media if they use it in a...

Whom should you root for in the Stanley Cup Final?

Emily KaplanGreg WyshynskiThe Boston Bruins and the St. Louis Blues aren't just two well-matched teams meeting in the Stanley Cup Final. They're two teams...

Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily: Blues win the West

Greg WyshynskiESPNFor the first time since 1970, the St. Louis Blues are playing for the Stanley Cup. For the ... well, we've lost count...

For long-suffering Blues fans and players, it’s different this time

Greg WyshynskiESPNST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues fans didn't start chanting "We want the Cup!" until there was a three-goal lead and just...