On April 12, the top 16 hockey teams will compete for the NHL Championship in the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs. In its 100th season of operation, the National Hockey League consists of 30 teams (31 next year!) from Canada and the US all hoping to win "The Cup." Although there are several outstanding NHL teams, only one can skate away with the 2016-2017 Stanley Cup.
Since 2010, the Chicago Blackhawks have won the Stanley Cup three times, making them the current favorite. Their top contenders include the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins. These teams feature some of the NFL's best players, like Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom, Sidney Crosby, and Evgeni Malkin.
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