After beating the Ottawa Senators in an OT thriller, the Pittsburgh Penguins look to repeat as Stanley Cup champions when they take on a team that is making its first Stanley Cup Final appearance - the Nashville Predators.
Here are five things that could determine the winner of the Stanley Cup Final.
Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that the Capitals will host the Maple Leafs in an outdoor game at the Naval Academy next season
Great trades, solid development at AHL level and shrewd salary cap management have helped Nashville make team history.
The Pittsburgh Penguins' defense is getting by just fine without injured star Kris Letang
Chicago Blackhawks agree to 1-year contract with defenseman Michal Kempny
After all these years, Predators general manager David Poile is close to the Stanley Cup
Penguins and Predators overcame some major injuries to reach the Stanley Cup Final
Pittsburgh looks defend its title while Nashville looks for its first ever. From Sidney Crosby to Carrie Underwood (yes, the country singer), here's everything you need to watch for in this year's Stanley Cup Final.
Breaking down the Stanley Cup Final matchup position-by-position.
Loaded with seasoned veterans, Pittsburgh, which is trying to repeat as N.H.L. champions, knows the margin of error in the final is razor thin.
Game 3 of 2011 Cup Final between Canucks and Bruins was previous high for game with Canadian team.
The Pittsburgh Penguins ride resiliency, newfound maturity and contributions from unlikely places to return trip to Stanley Cup Final
Penguins may not be ideal Stanley Cup Final matchup, but they do represent the ultimate opportunity
P.K. Subban has gone from being a member of the Montreal Canadiens to a key piece helping the Nashville Predators clinch a trip to the Stanley Cup Final all in the span of 11 months
Questions range from from Sidney Crosby's hardware haul to the next to play hero.
Crosby is now 2 out of 3 for touching the trophy and winning the Cup.
Chris Kunitz gives Penguins shot at being first team in 19 years to win back-to-back Stanley Cups.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are back in the Stanley Cup final for a sixth time while the Nashville Predators will make their Cup debut when the series starts on Monday
Chris Kunitz scored in the second overtime period of Game 7, sending Pittsburgh back to the finals for the second straight year.