Second-round NHL predictions: Staff picks for each series, Cup champ, Conn Smythe and more

Second-round NHL predictions: Staff picks for each series, Cup champ, Conn Smythe and more

The second round of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs is here, with the Tampa Bay Lightning–Florida Panthers and St. Louis Blues–Colorado Avalanche series opening Tuesday, and the New York Rangers–Carolina Hurricanes and Edmonton Oilers–Calgary Flames series opening Wednesday. What do we expect to happen when the games begin? What have we learned so far? Who …

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