E.J. Hradek was on hand to witness the Flyers' dominant Game 1 victory over the Canadiens. He gives his 10 keys to the win and a shout-out to Antti Niemi, the star in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.
E.J. Hradek dips into his weekly mailbag to answer questions on the New Jersey Devils' playoff chances, the Red Wings' home woes and the underrated abilities of the Stars' Jamie Benn. The good news for Devils' fans: They're not out of it yet.
The win cost Duncan Keith seven teeth, but the Blackhawks are moving on to the Stanley Cup finals after besting an impressed Rob Blake and the San Jose Sharks. Hradek looks at the Western Conference champs and where the loss leaves San Jose.