Ongoing playoff analysis, farewell to Nassau Coliseum, trying to figure out the Blues lousy postseason record and much more in your NHL Blog Beat.

 LIGHTHO– USE HOCKEY: A look at Jack Capuano’s “curiously high rank” in Islanders coaching history.

PUCK DADDY: Sean Leahy bids a heartfelt farewell to Nassau Coliseum, while Ryan Lambert examines the St. Louis Blues poor playoff record.

What's wrong with the St. Louis Blues?

What’s wrong with the St. Louis Blues?

ST. LOUIS GAME TIME: A Blues fan’s rant at the end of yet another disappointing season.

GRANTLAND: Sean McIndoe on the Lightning eliminating the Red Wings plus a look into his weekly NHL grab bag.

THE HOCKEY WRITERS: Adam Coombs examines how the Ottawa Senators went from a goalie graveyard to a goalie factory.

HOCKEY WILDERNESS: What happened to Minnesota Wild forward Erik Haula?

IN LOU WE TRUST: Mike Stromberg examines how far the New Jersey Devils are from becoming a playoff team again.

THE COLOR OF HOCKEY: Williams Douglas on Nashville Predators defenseman Seth Jones joining Team USA at the World Championships.

FOHS FARM REPORT: Scotty Wazz on the ECHL’s confusing realignment.