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'Another level': Knights dominant in winning West
The Vegas Golden Knights will face the Florida Panthers for the Stanley Cup after eliminating, and absolutely dominating, the Dallas Stars in a 6-0 victory on Monday night in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals.[read more]

Who wins the Stanley Cup? Goalie confidence ratings, X factors, predictions for Panthers-Golden Knights
Two teams remain standing in the quest to hoist the sacred chalice. Here are key players for each team -- and those who need to step up.[read more]

Conn Smythe Watch: Counting down the MVP leaders as Stanley Cup Final begins
We polled a dozen writers, including many who will cover the championship series, to get a sense of which players are leading the way for the Panthers and Golden Knights.[read more]

WHL's Thunderbirds roll into Memorial Cup semi
The Seattle Thunderbirds beat the host Kamloops Blazers 6-1 on Wednesday night to advance to the Memorial Cup semifinal.[read more]

A day that will rock baseball -- and the rest of sports? What's next in the RSN battle
A hearing in Houston could alter the landscape of MLB broadcasting. Here are a few of the many moving parts.[read more]

Maple Leafs turn to Brad Treliving as next GM
The Maple Leafs have hired Brad Treliving as their new general manager.[read more]

Kraken sign GM Francis to 3-year extension
The Seattle Kraken signed general manager Ron Francis to a three-year contract extension Wednesday through the 2026-27 season after the franchise reached the second round of the NHL playoffs in its second year of existence.[read more]

Finals runs for Heat, Panthers continue South Florida's sports run
Between the Canes, Owls, Heat, Panthers, and even Brooks Koepka, it's been a year of upsets and Cinderella runs for South Florida sports.[read more]

Predators hire Brunette as Hynes replacement
Andrew Brunette, who scored the first goal in Predators history as a player, will replace John Hynes as the team's head coach.[read more]

Knights don't touch the Western Conference trophy; will it matter?
Vegas won the NHL's Western Conference on Monday and booked a trip to the Stanley Cup Final against the Florida Panthers. The Golden Knights' celebration, however, did include a bit of superstition.[read more]