Ongoing playoff analysis, speculation on Mark Streit, Alexander Burmistrov and the New Jersey Devils, the Stars to retire Mike Modano’s number, and more.

BACKHAND SHELF: Ryan Lambert examines how awful Kris Letang’s performance has been so far in the Eastern Conference Final, while Jo Innes reviews the different types of slewfoot moves and the kind of injuries which can result from this dangerous foul.

Does it matter which goalie the Penguins use in this year's ECF?

Does it matter which goalie the Penguins use in this year’s ECF?

STANLEY CUP OF CHOWDER: Does it really matter which goaltender the Penguins start in the Eastern Conference Final?

BROAD STREET HOCKEY: Travis Hughes on the possibility of the Flyers pursuing UFA blueliner Mark Streit.

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Luke Dixon examines the options available to the Winnipeg Jets regarding unhappy RFA Alexander Burmistrov.

IN LOU WE TRUST: John Fischer speculates on potential moves this summer by the New Jersey Devils.

NHL NUMBERS: Justin Azevedo looks at the Eastern Conference’s potential compliance buyout candidates.

DEFENDING BIG D: Erin Bolen on the Dallas Stars retirement next season of Mike Modano’s number.

THE COPPER & BLUE: John Reynolds with draft comparables for Jonathan Drouin.

DOWN GOES BROWN: A satirical look at the history of the NHL Conference Finals.