Drew Cogliano

Bubble crankiness ratchets up the nasty for Stars-Lightning

While nastiness typically develops in a lot of series this deep in the playoffs, it's happening even earlier in this one because players have grown cranky after eight weeks in the NHL bubble. [more]

Surging Stars on cusp of first Stanley Cup Final in 20 years

Still considered the underdog against top-seeded Vegas, they have shut down the deep Golden Knights to move within a game of the Stanley Cup Final. [more]