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The Stanley Cup Round of 16, 2017

Stanley Cup

The regular season of the National Hockey League (NHL) 2016-17 is over, and the playoffs have started. In this post you will find match-ups for the Round of 16 together with comments. Spring is here, and so are the NHL playoffs! Stanley Cup Round of 16, 2017 Chicago Blackhawks – Nashville Predators Comment: The dynasty Chicago will advance from this meeting. Minnesota Wild – St. Louis Blues Comment: St Louis Blues still has no Stanley Cup title….
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Swedes in the NHL 2016-17

NHL Sweden

Exactly as we did during the 2015-16 season, in this post we will list the Swedish players in the National Hockey League 2016-17. The list below is sorted by a) the number of Swedes in the team and b) alphabetically. At the top we find Carolina Hurricanes and Vancouver Canucks with 6 and 5 Swedish players. If we missed a player, feel free to contact us! G = goalie, D = defender, LW/RW = left / right…
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2016 Stanley Cup: Round of 16 matchups and odds

Stanley Cup

The regular season of the National Hockey League (NHL) 2015-16 is finished and, as usual, it means that 16 teams have made it to the Stanley Cup playoffs. In this post you will get information about match ups, odds and predictions. Apparently, current overall winner odds in the box to the right are based largely on how teams finished in table, which means that Washington is favorites. However, we must not forget that regular season game…
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Swedes in the NHL 2015-16

Sweden hockey

This post contains a summary of Swedish players in the National Hockey League (NHL) 2015-16. Although some players may have been traded or sent down/up to the AHL since we produced the list, it gives a good overview of the current status of Swedes in the league. We will use this list as a point-of-departure when we predict which players will make it to the Swedish national hockey team Tre Kronor (Three Crowns) in the…
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NHL Christmas stats 2015

NHL 2015/16

It’s Christmas time and at Chicken Swedes we celebrate by writing a post full of all kinds of statistics from the National Hockey League. Below is all kinds of top-ten lists you ever wished for. Merry Christmas! p = points, g = goals, a = assists Points: 1. Patrick Kane, Chicago 21 g+29 a 50 p 2. Jamie Benn, Dallas 22 g+24 a 46 p 3. Tyler Seguin, Dallas 19 g+27 a 46 p 4….
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NHL 2015-16: Division System explained

NHL 2015/16

The National Hockey League 2015-16 has been going on for a month now and each team has played around 15 games. In this post we explain the division system of the league and then look at the standings in each division and see what the trends are early in the season. Sixteen teams will advance to the 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs. The three top placed teams in each division is the first twelve teams to…
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NHL 2015-16: odds and predictions

NHL 2015/16

October 8-9th, the National Hockey League 2015-16 begins. Last season champions Chicago Blackhawks plays their first game against New York Rangers. Here we will focus on predictions, division by division. You can find the odds for the Stanley Cup champion in the right column. Click to place a bet and enjoy a great deposit bonus from Paf.com! Atlantic Division 2014/15 season finalists, Tampa Bay, is this year’s favourite in the Atlantic Division. As a talented,…
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New York Rangers live streaming during the Christmas holidays

live stream

Enjoy some exciting NHL hockey during the holidays with bet365s live stream from no less than three New York Rangers-games. Rangers is currently on a 6 game winning streak, positioned 17th overall in the NHL standings. Washington Capitals @ New York Rangers December 23rd at 7 PM (ET) Alexander Ovetjkins Washington Capitals visit New York. That means we Europeans get some hockey action on Christmas Eve! Washington is currently 2 points above Rangers in the total…
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Time for Face-off!

face off

The National Hockey League (NHL) starts this friday. We can look forward to some interesting match-ups. What teams will get a head start and determine the pace of the first part of the 2013/14 season? What captain will bring his team all the way to the Stanley cup? Some of our favourites in NHL 2013/14: Pittsburgh Penguins – Always at the top. Will Malkin and Crosby lead the penguins to another great season? Detroit red…
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