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Where you read it first | Sunday, May 26, 2024

Zachary Gerson

Zachary Gerson is a first-year who has yet to declare a major. He can be reached at


The race for the Stanley Cup is on

It is the most exciting time of year for hockey fans: the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The two-monthlong playoffs kicked off Saturday night with game one of the Carolina Hurricanes vs. the New York Islanders and the Boston Bruins vs. the Toronto Maple Leafs series, which was just the beginning of the thrill of playoff hockey which we will see in the weeks and months to come.

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In the Crease: Most surprising teams

This week’s focus, although not a specific award, is on the most surprising teams from this season. These are the teams that most exceeded my expectations and are in a much better position than most thought that they would be in.

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