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Around The Boards: 4/16/14


Yesterday we checked in with the non-playoff teams. In this edition of Around The Boards, we’ll take a look at the teams battling for Stanley Cup glory.

*The Boston Bruins young defense gets ready for the playoffs [CausewayCrowd]

*Why the Detroit Red Wings will win the Stanley Cup [OctopusThrower]

*Can Danny Briere perform his playoff magic for the Montreal Canadiens? [AWinningHabit]

*Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop won’t be ready for Game One [BoltsByTheBay]

*A look at the Chicago Blawkhawks vs. St. Louis Blues rivalry [BlackhawkUp]

*Mikael Granlund expected to play in Game One for the Minnesota Wild [GonePuckWild]

*The white mask is the key to Ryan Miller’s success for the St. Louis Blues [BleedinBlue]

*Dallas Stars enter the playoffs as the biggest underdog [BlackoutDallas]

*Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins prediction count [UnionAndBlue]

*New York Rangers head coach Alian Vigneault report card [BlueLineStation]

*Who are the 2014 Philadelphia Flyers? [BroadStreetBuzz]

*Brandon Sutter might be key to the Pittsburgh Penguins postseason success [PensLabyrinth]

*Why Anahiem Ducks goals Frederik Andresen should start over Jonas Hiller [PucksOfAFeather]

*Five things to watch for in the Los Angeles Kings vs. San Jose Sharks series [RinkRoyalty]

*Who should start in goal for the San Jose Sharks? [BladesOfTeal]

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