The Carolina Hurricanes (22-19-5) meet the Ottawa Senators (17-24-5) at the PNC Arena on Friday evening. The Hurricanes were last in action on Tuesday evening, when they lost 6-2 on the road at the New York Rangers.
For the New England Patriots, playing in the AFC Championship should feel like going home. They have been in the game for eight consecutive seasons. But this time it is a little different.
This matchup is exactly what you ask for when it comes to the conference championship games—two of the best offences going head to head.
The Toronto Raptors will enter Wednesday night’s game against the Celtics in Boston riding a five-game winning streak. Defensively, they have been playing well enough, but the offence hasn’t looked better.
The Vancouver Canucks (21-21-5) meet the Edmonton Oilers (22-21-3) at the Rogers Arena on Wednesday night.