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The Greatest Trophy in Sport


The Stanley Cup is the most revered trophy in professional sport, and the NHL playoffs are a hockey fan's favorite time of year. Here's a storehouse of news, analysis, history and tips to guide you through the annual charge to the Stanley Cup.
  1. Guide to the Stanley Cup Playoffs
  2. 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs
  3. Stanley Cup History

Guide to the Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Stanley Cup

A look at how NHL teams are seeded for the playoffs, Stanley Cup strategy, and which players get their names engraved on the big bowl.

2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Follow the fight for hockey's greatest prize with our guide to Stanley Cup 2012.

Stanley Cup History

Steve Yzerman lifts the Cup in 1997

The origins of the Cup, and the winners since 1892.

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