Jim Rutherford

New faces, same expectations for Crosby, Penguins

The Penguins navigated a series of injuries to high-profile players - including both Crosby and fellow franchise pillar Evgeni Malkin - to finish fifth in the Eastern Conference. [more]

NHL Power Rankings: Stanley Cup Final matchups that could only happen this season

In this week's NHL Power Rankings we look at the potential Stanley Cup Final matchups that could only happen this season due to the temporary division alignment and playoff format. [more]