The Stanley Cup finals kick off Wednesday with the Boston Bruins and the Vancouver Canucks looking to end long championship droughts. Here are five things to watch for in the 2011 finals.
It's down to the final four teams chasing those elusive Cup dreams, as conference play faces off in the East and West.
Stellar goaltending, riveting rivalries, and some interesting playoff facial hair will be on display when the semifinals heat up.
Wednesday night marks the start of the 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs, and there are all kinds of matchups, from rowdy rivalries to riveting rematches, to keep an eye on.