Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference that was the final meet? Sorry, your hands do not count, Henrik Lundqvist and Carey Price. Many – including us here at ESPN.com – belief in the grid in the Eastern Conference playoffs, and Boston Bruins deeply favored deeply experienced, Canadiens had other ideas, including the game winning two consecutive elimination games, by a 3-1 count a noisy: TD to eliminate the Presidents’ Trophy winners on Wednesday night 7 Garden. Rangers, meanwhile, have their own way of magic Game 7 of the second round, Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 favorite to beat this game six set. The two have not met in the postseason since 1996, although the second Eastern Conference finals the last three years of Rangers trip (losing to New Jersey in 2012) is Habs before losing to the Philadelphia Flyers to a surprise Final Four run in 2010. Both parties, with lots of great goaltending and speed lineups, in which the up-and-down hockey like they should bode well for the fans.
They do not call him the king because he “jailhouse rock” or “Love Me Tender” do not like. No, Henrik Lundqvist is king because he calls, continue to Rangers. In the past, when their playoff tie-breakers has been up and down, Rangers floundered. This year, particularly recently completed the win over the Penguins, Lundqvist was exciting. In the last three games of the series to take the lead early and kept them, just three goals on 105 shots, which is a result. Game 7 victory in Pittsburgh on Tuesday night in Game 7 of his fifth consecutive victory and his second goal in the playoffs this year; Rangers 7, Flyers in the first round of the game is closed. Rangers has not advanced beyond the end of the conference coordinator. Two years ago, the conference finals by old nemesis Martin Brodeur has been punished. He will have another tough match their hands on the price of Carey, and acknowledged that he enjoyed playing in Montreal did not. In fact, in recent years has played sparingly. But at the moment, is indeed King.
Canadiens: P.K. Subban
Not really call him king, he’s not. This spring P.K. Canadiens protect both the spring and the ice off on Subban. Norris Trophy winner has been a dynamic force behind the Bruins in their series against the favored left the Habs Carey Price were the most important player. He leads the Canadiens with 12 points and good defense postseason. Rangers fans do not hate you, it will be soon got under the skin of the Bruins and their fans. His skills and his ability to play in the deployment movement and willingness to jump into mechanical power play was successful this season Canadiens. Nearby Bruins Canadiens power play factor was a significant help; -25 for the man advantage in the series was 8. Although they had strong penalty killing penguins Rangers, Power Play 5-in–5 Subban is close to both the need to pay attention. Pittsburgh in seven games, 20 of them with the only goal allowed. More than that, the Rangers will have to guard against letting free conversation turned their focus Subban, it happened Bruins.
We have to wait a little cheat and heroes are going to go with. It’s always been easy for New York’s Brad Richards and at times downright insulting as it was a year ago when he was in the playoffs under then coach John Tortorella was a healthy scratch. And it’s the former and current team-mate Richards and former teammate Martin St. Louis has never been easier for the season, the Olympics and the Tampa Bay Lightning debate in Canada in exchange for his next request. But the fact that some of the power for the Stanley Cup victory in 2004, the two friends are responsible for not only playing in the same group are karmic, but they are playing on the same line again. Pittsburgh and St. Louis in a Richards scored the winner for Rangers Game 7 was a good run. Richards, a purchase will be subject to the rumors that the end of the season after a season full of game two winners with nine points and leads Rangers. St. Louis right behind with eight P