By Jack Hamrick
With the NHL season at the midway point, the top of the leaderboards are as bunched up as ever and the top of each division is extremely competitive, hopefully giving the fans some late-season playoff picture shakeups. As of right now, each division has at least one serious Cup contender; here’s how it looks!
Tampa Bay Lighting
The Lightning have been “lights” out this year, playing with speed and offensive flare. Lead by their captain, Steven Stamkos, the youthful Lightning have a lot of promise come playoff time. Their only concern… lack of experience.
Boston is one of the hottest teams in the NHL, maybe second to Philadelphia. Unlike the Lightning, Boston is one of the more experienced teams in the Eastern Conference. With Chara back on defense and Tukka Rask in net, the Bruins have a recipe for success. Read Full Article Here!