Every hockey fan knows that the real NHL season begins with the first round of the playoffs. Despite the many great clubs which have battled their way to the final, history only remembers the victors. Read about some of the most exciting and sometimes heartbreaking Stanley Cup moments ever to take place since the cup was first awarded in 1893, including a look at such dynasty clubs as Montreal, Toronto, Edmonton and the Islanders
J. ALEXANDER POULTON is a writer, photographer and genuine sports enthusiast. He's even willing to admit he has ''called in sick'' during the broadcasts of major sports events so that he can get in as much viewing as possible. He has earned his BA in English literature and his graduate diploma in journalism.