2018-19 PLAYOFFS

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WESTERN CONFERENCE

EASTERN CONFERENCE

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ROUND 1

CBJ wins series 4-0 against TB

NYI wins series 4-0 against PIT

STL wins series 4-2 against WIN

COL wins series 4-1 against CAL

DAL wins series 4-2 against NSH

BOS wins series 4-3 against TOR

SJ wins series 4-3 against VGK

CAR wins series 4-3 against WAS

*For the first time ever, all four conference winners have been eliminated in the first round.

ROUND 3

BOS wins series 4-0 against CAR

STL wins series 4-2 against SJ

SJ wins series 4-3 against COL

*Ongoing sweep streak - BOS swept CAR in round 3, who swept NYI in round 2, who swept PIT in round 1

*With a BOS vs STL final, it is a rematch of the 1970's Stanley Cup Final where Bobby Orr scored the game winning goal leading to the famous "diving" celebration

ROUND 2

BOS wins series 4-2 against CBJ

CAR wins series 4-0 against NYI

STL wins series 4-3 against DAL

SJ wins series 4-3 against COL

*NYI are the first team since BUF in 1993 to sweep an opponent in the first round while getting swept in the second round

*Ben Bishop made 52 saves in an OT game 7 loss to STL

ROUND 4

STL wins series 4-3 against BOS

*STL are the 2019 Stanley Cup Champions!

*Ryan O'Reilly is the Conn Smythe Trophy winner (playoff MVP) 

*Jordan Binnington broke the record for most playoff wins in a year as a rookie goalie (12)