It’s been a long, grueling and thrilling playoffs so far, and now we’re at the Stanley Cup Final!
While we’ve had an upset or three getting here, it can be said that the two most deserving teams did make it through to this stage. Defending champions Tampa Bay Lightning overcame the New York Rangers and will be looking to make it three in a row against the Colorado Avalanche who swept the Edmonton Oilers in the Conference Finals.
The series gets underway on Wednesday June 15th with the Avs holding home advantage.
Colorado (C1) beat Tampa Bay (A3) 4-2
Wednesday, June 15: Avalanche 4-3 Lightning (OT)
Saturday, June 18: Avalanche 7-0 Lightning
Monday, June 20: Lightning 6-2 Avalanche
Wednesday, June 22: Lightning 2-3 Avalanche (OT)
Friday, June 24: Avalanche 2-3 Lightning
Sunday, June 26: Lightning 1-2 Avalanche