NHL Stanley Cup finals — Game One

The Chicago Blackhawks host the Boston Bruins for Game One of the Stanley Cup Finals. No matter who you are rooting for there is one thing that we can all agree on, this is going to be an exciting match-up.

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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 11: The Stanley Cup is on display during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup media day at the United Center on June 11, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Media Day
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 11: The Stanley Cup is on display during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup media day at the United Center on June 11, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 11: The Stanley Cup is on display during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup media day at the United Center on June 11, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Media Day
CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 11: The Stanley Cup is on display during the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup media day at the United Center on June 11, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
This April 16, 2018 photo shows San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones (31) during action against the Anaheim Ducks in the second period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif. Jones has been the missing ingredient for the Sharks ever since arriving in San Jose three years ago. With Jones in net, the Sharks have gone from a team known for playoff disappointments into one that has had more success this time of year. He led San Jose to the Stanley Cup Final two years ago and was even better during a first-round sweep this year against Anaheim. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Goalie Martin Jones helps lead Sharks into 2nd round
This April 16, 2018 photo shows San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones (31) during action against the Anaheim Ducks in the second period of Game 3 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif. Jones has been the missing ingredient for the Sharks ever since arriving in San Jose three years ago. With Jones in net, the Sharks have gone from a team known for playoff disappointments into one that has had more success this time of year. He led San Jose to the Stanley Cup Final two years ago and was even better during a first-round sweep this year against Anaheim. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
Toronto Maple Leafs' Connor Brown (28) celebrates his goal with teammate Auston Matthews as Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand (63) looks on during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. The Maple Leafs won 4-3. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Blue Jackets, Maple Leafs go home facing elimination
Toronto Maple Leafs' Connor Brown (28) celebrates his goal with teammate Auston Matthews as Boston Bruins' Brad Marchand (63) looks on during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. The Maple Leafs won 4-3. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Washington Capitals celebrate after Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series as Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky (72), of Russia, skates by, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-3 in overtime. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
Blue Jackets, Maple Leafs go home facing elimination
Washington Capitals celebrate after Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series as Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky (72), of Russia, skates by, Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Washington. The Capitals won 4-3 in overtime. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, left, blocks a shot next to Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson during the third period of Game 1 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Las Vegas. Fleury never believed the expansion Knights were a team built just for the future, and that losing would be acceptable because it was the inaugural season. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Marc-Andre Fleury had winning in mind all along
FILE - In this April 11, 2018, file photo, Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, left, blocks a shot next to Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson during the third period of Game 1 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Las Vegas. Fleury never believed the expansion Knights were a team built just for the future, and that losing would be acceptable because it was the inaugural season. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) carries the puck past New Jersey Devils center Blake Coleman (20) during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring Lightning showing they play defense, too
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) carries the puck past New Jersey Devils center Blake Coleman (20) during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) hugs defenseman Anton Stralman (6) after his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring Lightning showing they play defense, too
Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86) hugs defenseman Anton Stralman (6) after his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
New Jersey Devils left wing Jesper Bratt (63) gets between Tampa Bay Lightning defensemen Dan Girardi (5) and Braydon Coburn (55) during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring Lightning showing they play defense, too
New Jersey Devils left wing Jesper Bratt (63) gets between Tampa Bay Lightning defensemen Dan Girardi (5) and Braydon Coburn (55) during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) celebrates after his goal against the New Jersey Devils with teammates, including Alex Killorn (17) and center Anthony Cirelli (71) during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring Lightning showing they play defense, too
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) celebrates after his goal against the New Jersey Devils with teammates, including Alex Killorn (17) and center Anthony Cirelli (71) during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) makes a save on a shot by the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
High-scoring Lightning showing they play defense, too
Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) makes a save on a shot by the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Apr 21, 2018; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins right wing David Backes (42) checks Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jake Gardiner (51) into linesman Pierre Racicot during the first period in game five of the first round of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Toronto Maple Leafs at Boston Bruins
Apr 21, 2018; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins right wing David Backes (42) checks Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jake Gardiner (51) into linesman Pierre Racicot during the first period in game five of the first round of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Toronto Maple Leafs' James van Riemsdyk (25) celebrates his goal against Boston Bruins' Tuukka Rask (40), of Finland, with teammates Tyler Bozak (42) and Nazem Kadri (43) during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3, avoid elimination in Game 5
Toronto Maple Leafs' James van Riemsdyk (25) celebrates his goal against Boston Bruins' Tuukka Rask (40), of Finland, with teammates Tyler Bozak (42) and Nazem Kadri (43) during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Boston Bruins' Charlie McAvoy (73) and Toronto Maple Leafs' Ron Hainsey (2) battle for the puck during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3, avoid elimination in Game 5
Boston Bruins' Charlie McAvoy (73) and Toronto Maple Leafs' Ron Hainsey (2) battle for the puck during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Toronto Maple Leafs' Connor Brown (28) scores on Boston Bruins' Tuukka Rask (40), of Finland, during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3, avoid elimination in Game 5
Toronto Maple Leafs' Connor Brown (28) scores on Boston Bruins' Tuukka Rask (40), of Finland, during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Boston Bruins' Noel Acciari (55) celebrates his goal behind Toronto Maple Leafs' Frederik Andersen, of Denmark, during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3, avoid elimination in Game 5
Boston Bruins' Noel Acciari (55) celebrates his goal behind Toronto Maple Leafs' Frederik Andersen, of Denmark, during the third period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk (48) battles Toronto Maple Leafs' Tyler Bozak (42) along the boards during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3, avoid elimination in Game 5
Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk (48) battles Toronto Maple Leafs' Tyler Bozak (42) along the boards during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Toronto Maple Leafs' Andreas Johnsson (18), of Sweden, scores on Boston Bruins' Tuukka Rask (40), of Finland, during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3, avoid elimination in Game 5
Toronto Maple Leafs' Andreas Johnsson (18), of Sweden, scores on Boston Bruins' Tuukka Rask (40), of Finland, during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron (37) tries to shoot against Toronto Maple Leafs' Frederik Andersen (31), of Denmark, during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Maple Leafs beat Bruins 4-3, avoid elimination in Game 5
Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron (37) tries to shoot against Toronto Maple Leafs' Frederik Andersen (31), of Denmark, during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron (37), Brad Marchand (63) and Torey Krug (47) celebrate a goal by Marchand against the Minnesota Wild during the overtime period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 25, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. The Bruins won 2-1 in overtime. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)
Bruins' Patrice Bergeron returns for Game 5
Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron (37), Brad Marchand (63) and Torey Krug (47) celebrate a goal by Marchand against the Minnesota Wild during the overtime period of an NHL hockey game Sunday, March 25, 2018, in St. Paul, Minn. The Bruins won 2-1 in overtime. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) is replaced by goaltender Alex Stalock (32) during first period against the Winnipeg Jets in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Friday, April 20, 2018. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)
Wild eliminated early from Stanley Cup playoffs, yet again
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) is replaced by goaltender Alex Stalock (32) during first period against the Winnipeg Jets in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Friday, April 20, 2018. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) scrambles for a puck that bounced off his leg during the first period in Game 5 of the team's NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Winnipeg Jets in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Friday, April 20, 2018. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)
Wild eliminated early from Stanley Cup playoffs, yet again
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk (40) scrambles for a puck that bounced off his leg during the first period in Game 5 of the team's NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Winnipeg Jets in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Friday, April 20, 2018. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)
Winnipeg Jets' Bryan Little (18) and Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter (22) collide during the third period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Friday, April 20, 2018. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)
Wild eliminated early from Stanley Cup playoffs, yet again
Winnipeg Jets' Bryan Little (18) and Minnesota Wild's Nino Niederreiter (22) collide during the third period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Friday, April 20, 2018. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) celebrates with the bench after his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Kucherov, Lightning beat Devils 3-1, end first-round series
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev (98) celebrates with the bench after his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
New Jersey Devils defenseman Andy Greene (6) congratulates Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde (37) after the Lightning eliminated the Devils during Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Kucherov, Lightning beat Devils 3-1, end first-round series
New Jersey Devils defenseman Andy Greene (6) congratulates Tampa Bay Lightning center Yanni Gourde (37) after the Lightning eliminated the Devils during Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
New Jersey Devils center Brian Boyle (11) hugs Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) after the Lightning eliminated the Devils with a 3-1 win during Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Kucherov, Lightning beat Devils 3-1, end first-round series
New Jersey Devils center Brian Boyle (11) hugs Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman (77) after the Lightning eliminated the Devils with a 3-1 win during Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider (35) stretches out to stop a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Devils' Andy Greene (6) keeps J.T. Miller from a rebound. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
Kucherov, Lightning beat Devils 3-1, end first-round series
New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider (35) stretches out to stop a shot by Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos (91) during the second period of Game 5 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Saturday, April 21, 2018, in Tampa, Fla. Devils' Andy Greene (6) keeps J.T. Miller from a rebound. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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