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McDavid awarded Conn Smythe after 'uphill climb'
Oilers captain Connor McDavid won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP on Monday night in Sunrise, Florida, despite Edmonton's Stanley Cup Final loss to the Florida Panthers, a nod to one of the greatest postseason performances in NHL history.[read more]

Panthers (+900) favored to repeat; Oilers in top 3
The Panthers are consensus favorites to win the Stanley Cup again in 2024-25, while the runner-up Oilers' 10-1 odds put them near the top.[read more]

Panthers get their 'perfect outcome,' win 1st Cup
The Florida Panthers, who opened the series with three convincing victories only to lose the next three games, captured their first Stanley Cup in franchise history with a 2-1 Game 7 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night in Sunrise, Florida.[read more]

2024 NHL draft order: Picks 1-32 following draft lottery, playoff results
The San Jose Sharks will have the first pick for the event held on June 28 and 29 at The Sphere in Las Vegas.[read more]

Stanley Cup Playoffs Central: Panthers win franchise's first title
From the first round all the way through the Stanley Cup Final, ESPN has you covered. Explore the full results, and coverage on each team.[read more]

From laughingstock to destination to champion: The Panthers' journey to winning the Stanley Cup
After 30 years of failure and frustration, the Panthers are now a prestige franchise. Here's how it all transpired, and how they build from here.[read more]

Brooks Koepka, Miami Dolphins lead reactions to Panthers Stanley Cup win
The Florida Panthers secured their first Stanley Cup by defeating the Edmonton Oilers in Game 7 -- and elicited congratulatory posts on social media.[read more]

Keys to the offseason: What's next for Panthers and Oilers?
We explore the next moves each team should make this summer and forecast its 2024-25 outlook.[read more]

Bruins break up goalie duo, deal Ullmark to Sens
With the NHL draft and free agency on the horizon, the Boston Bruins on Monday traded veteran goaltender Linus Ullmark to the Ottawa Senators for forward Mark Kastelic, goaltender Joonas Korpisalo and the No. 25 pick in Friday's draft in Las Vegas.[read more]

Do Kings or Capitals come out ahead in Dubois-Kuemper swap?
The trade is one for one! With both players needing a change of scenery, we grade the GMs behind the deal.[read more]