Tuesday, April 15, 2014

New Playoff Format Gives N.H.L. Matchups It Wanted

New Playoff Format Gives N.H.L. Matchups It Wanted


Under a new format this season, the N.H.L. playoffs are arranged by division, with no reseeding after each round,resembling an N.C.A.A. tournament bracket. Even though some teams face more difficult matchups than they would have under the former format, the league got exactly what it wanted: matchups with plenty of spice and the renewal of some good rivalries. READ MORE