In Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Boston Bruins did just enough to defeat the Tampa Bay Lightning and advance to the Stanley Cup finals, where they will meet the Vancouver Canucks. Here's what else you missed this weekend.
The Lightning and the Bruins take the ice tonight in a win-or-go-home Game 7. Elimination Friday in the NHL and a full plate of baseball; here are the Games We're Watching this weekend.
Blows and checks to the head mar the sport of hockey, says espnW's Sarah Spain, and the sport can no longer pretend serious danger of concussions or even death doesn't exist.
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.
It's down to the final four teams chasing those elusive Cup dreams, as conference play faces off in the East and West.