The Arizona Coyotes, like other teams, would return to play healthy. It could give them a fighting chance in the new playoff format.
by: Drake Hills, Nashville Tennessean — Tennessean 27 May
The Predators are slated to face the Arizona Coyotes in the Western Conference first round of the expanded 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
by: John Matisz — The Score 27 May
The NHL on Tuesday officially unveiled a 24-team playoff format intended to complete the 2019-20 season, and the new postseason includes an eight-series play-in round. We've ranked those eight matchups based on the potential quality of play and...
by: Pat Hickey, Montreal Gazette — Canoe 23 May
If the first round is a best-of-three series, a hot Carey Price could tip the scales in Montreal's favour
by: Sporting News — Sporting News 23 May
If proposed changes to the postseason format are approved, then the Montreal Canadiens would qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time since the 2016-17 season.
by: Omar White — Fansided: A Winning Habit 22 May
Fans have been without Montreal Canadiens hockey for some time, and with the NHLPA voting on the proposed return plan, the hiatus may be over soon. It's be...
by: Eric Engels — Sportsnet 21 May
The 24-team tournament being considered by the NHL for its return to action would test the “anyone-can-win theory” in a most unprecedented way, and the potential Canadiens-Penguins series is a perfect example.
by: Eric Engels — Sportsnet 20 May
In the latest Montreal Canadiens Mailbag, Eric Engels weighs in on the potential of a Mikhail Sergachev offer sheet, Ryan Poehling’s place in the depth chart, unconsummated trades with the Colorado Avalanche, and much more.
by: Sean Leahy — NBC Sports 19 May
Brendan Gallagher is the king of TikTok, looking at the past goalie selections in the NHL draft and moe in today's Morning Skate.
by: Sean Leahy — NBC Sports 18 May
As the NHL continues to work on a resumption of play plan, Commissioner Bettman said Monday eight or nine locations are being considered to host games.
by: Dave Stevenson — Fansided: Puck Prose 17 May
The Montreal Canadiens have a huge decision to make regarding Max Domi. Do they keep him or extend him? The answer is more complicated than you think. Duri...
by: Joshua Clipperton - The Canadian Press — Toronto Star 15 May
A 20-club playoff wouldn’t include the Canadiens, but they’d just sneak in under a 24-team Cup tournament.
by: Joshua Clipperton — CBC Sports 15 May
Max Domi dreams of suiting up in the playoffs. If the NHL expands its post-season format to complete the 2019-20 season, the Canadiens centre might get that chance sooner than expected.