Stanley Cup NHL Playoffs – The ice is hot!

The NHL Western Conference Finals begin Friday, May 12 at 9 p.m. EDT with the Anaheim Ducks hosting the Nashville Predators. The NHL Eastern conference finals begin Saturday, May 13 at 7 p.m. EDT with the Pittsburgh Penguins hosting the Ottawa Senators.

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These four teams have had a tough road to the Stanley Cup and while the Ducks are in the Finals for the fifth time, this is just the first time for the Predators. The Senators are reaching the finals for the first time in a decade and seasoned Penguins are making their second consecutive trip.

With a couple of seasoned playoff teams who have been a dominant force in recent years and two cinderella stories, we are in for two epic series.

Which team are you rooting for to win the Stanley Cup?

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