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Winnipeg Jets advance to NHL Western Conference final

12 May 2018
Winnipeg Jets advance to NHL Western Conference final

That was the first goal Saros had allowed in four appearances this postseason. I don't think I've heard a negative comment in seven years.

Is there a home-ice advantage?

He leads the team in both categories during the postseason. In either case Smashville will be the THE place to be to watch this dramatic final game of a hard-fought series featuring two worthy opponents.

In this observer's opinion, it all comes down to how the Predators can control their emotions.

Nashville Predators' Roman Josi (59), Viktor Arvidsson (33), Filip Forsberg (9), Ryan Johansen (92) and P.K. Subban (76) celebrate Forsberg's goal against the Winnipeg Jets during third period National Hockey League playoff action in Winnipeg on Monday, May 7, 2018.

"Our focus is pretty much on what brought you success and what brought you to this point, and there may be a tweak or two to the game plan but as a player, you're focused on just what you bring to your team in order to gain some success in order to win".

Power plays and penalty kills could have a key role tonight.

They ended up setting franchise records for wins (52) and points (114) during the regular season, and rolled over Minnesota in five games in the first round of the playoffs. The forecheck has been ferocious at times, tonight needs to be one of those times. Winnipeg's 23-23 SU as an away team this season. With it, the Predators have shown that the rest of their game follows quickly. A band at one bar collected donations in a jug with a note taped to the side: "Tip the band to make sure Justin Bieber doesn't play here". Perhaps going into Nashville for a Game 7, with the pressure off them will help the Jets. Calle Jarnkrok also drew in for Nashville on the fourth line with Mike Fisher after sitting out the last three. Due to their above market value odds, great and versatile cash out options, as well as the surplus of sportsbook bonuses, there are plenty of reasons to choose during the 2018 race for the Stanley Cup.

P.K. Subban fans are on the edge of their seats waiting to see what happens with Subban and his Nashville Predators in Game 7 of the team's epic series against the Winnipeg Jets. Who the hell knows?

Predators coach Peter Laviolette pulled Rinne, putting backup Juuse Saros in the net.

It's close to game time, who's your choice?

The Predators, unlike the Jets, have been here before.

Pierre McGuire on tonight's Game 7: "Game 7s are an unbelievable spectacle".

Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35) and Yannick.

The Tampa Bay Lightning will face the Washington Capitals in the Eastern Conference Final starting on Friday. He's had at least a point in his last six games in Nashville, including the regular season.

Neither team was able to win two in a row in the hard-fought series.

Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton have all lost Game 7 of a Cup final since the Habs hoisted the trophy 25 years ago.

Jets coach Paul Maurice is 2-0 in game sevens.

- Nice piece in The Athletic on Terry Crisp and his memories of game sevens.

Forsberg then took a pass from behind the net, played it between his own legs and beat Hellebuyck for his second of the night and seventh of the playoffs at 5:55 to send the series back to Nashville.

SlapShot Radio's tenth anniversary season is on. "I'm a sports fan, too, and when my teams go on runs, it's wonderful". "That was every bit the series we expected it to be". They shut out the San Jose Sharks in the second round twice also, and one of their losses to them was an overtime loss.