Key Role Players for the Stretch Run

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Kyle Palmieri, RW, Anaheim Ducks Nobody believes in the Ducks. Despite being in contention for the Presidents’ Trophy, Anaheim gets dismissed as a team whose regular season success will not translate to the postseason. And if the Ducks are to reach the Cup final, Kyle Palmieri will be pivotal. A former first-round pick, it has … Read the whole thing.

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What Jolts the Bolts

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In terms of style of play, Tampa Bay is a team that relies more on finesse than power. But unlike a lot of other finesse teams, such as Chicago, Dallas, and New York, whose greatest strength is pace, the Bolts’ success stems from their structure. The Lightning’s off-the-puck support is what ignites this team. The … Read the whole thing.

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