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)
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand (63) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs with teammate David Pastrnak (88) during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand (63) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs with teammate David Pastrnak (88) during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Nikita Zaitsev (22) swings at the puck in front of Boston Bruins center Tim Schaller (59) during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Nikita Zaitsev (22) swings at the puck in front of Boston Bruins center Tim Schaller (59) during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
Boston Bruins left wing Jake DeBrusk (74) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs with teammates during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Boston Bruins left wing Jake DeBrusk (74) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs with teammates during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen can't stop a shot by Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand (63) as Marchand scores during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen can't stop a shot by Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand (63) as Marchand scores during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Boston Bruins left wing Jake DeBrusk (74) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs with center David Krejci (46) during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Boston Bruins left wing Jake DeBrusk (74) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs with center David Krejci (46) during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock reacts during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Boston Bruins on Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Toronto Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock reacts during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series against the Boston Bruins on Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand celebrates his goal on Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand celebrates his goal on Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask (40) stops Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews (34) during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Bruins beat Maple Leafs 3-1 in Game 4
Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask (40) stops Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews (34) during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)
Washington Capitals' Tom Wilson, left, celebrates his goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets with teammate Evgeny Kuznetsov, of Russia, during Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals' Tom Wilson, left, celebrates his goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets with teammate Evgeny Kuznetsov, of Russia, during Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Columbus Blue Jackets' Sonny Milano, left, fights for the puck against Washington Capitals' Matt Niskanen during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Columbus Blue Jackets' Sonny Milano, left, fights for the puck against Washington Capitals' Matt Niskanen during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Washington Capitals and Columbus Blue Jackets players scuffle in front of the net during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals and Columbus Blue Jackets players scuffle in front of the net during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Washington Capitals' Dmitry Orlov, right, of Russia, dumps the puck past Columbus Blue Jackets' Markus Nutivaara, of Finland, during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals' Dmitry Orlov, right, of Russia, dumps the puck past Columbus Blue Jackets' Markus Nutivaara, of Finland, during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Washington Capitals' Braden Holtby, left, makes a save against Columbus Blue Jackets' Mark Letestu during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals' Braden Holtby, left, makes a save against Columbus Blue Jackets' Mark Letestu during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Washington Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom, left, of Sweden, passes the puck as Columbus Blue Jackets' Zach Werenski defends during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom, left, of Sweden, passes the puck as Columbus Blue Jackets' Zach Werenski defends during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Washington Capitals' Braden Holtby, left, makes a save against Columbus Blue Jackets' Mark Letestu during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals' Braden Holtby, left, makes a save against Columbus Blue Jackets' Mark Letestu during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Washington Capitals celebrate a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals celebrate a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. The Capitals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Columbus Blue Jackets' Sergei Bobrovsky, right, of Russia, makes a save against Washington Capitals' Chandler Stephenson during Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Columbus Blue Jackets' Sergei Bobrovsky, right, of Russia, makes a save against Washington Capitals' Chandler Stephenson during Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Washington Capitals' Dmitry Orlov, left, of Russia, takes the puck away from Columbus Blue Jackets' Cam Atkinson during Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Caps top Blue Jackets 4-1 to even series at 2 games each
Washington Capitals' Dmitry Orlov, left, of Russia, takes the puck away from Columbus Blue Jackets' Cam Atkinson during Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Thursday, April 19, 2018, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, front, clears the puck after a shot by Colorado Avalanche center Tyson Jost, center, was stopped by Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne, back, during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Doughty, Hedman, Subban finalists for Norris Trophy
Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban, front, clears the puck after a shot by Colorado Avalanche center Tyson Jost, center, was stopped by Nashville goaltender Pekka Rinne, back, during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Curtis McElhinney makes a save as Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron and defenseman Travis Dermott battle for position during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Bruins' Bergeron late scratch vs. Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Curtis McElhinney makes a save as Boston Bruins' Patrice Bergeron and defenseman Travis Dermott battle for position during the second period of Game 2 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in Boston, Saturday, April 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
Pittsburgh Penguins' Matthew Murray has some water during a break in the second period in Game 4 of the team's NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Philadelphia. The Penguins won 5-0. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)
Penguins, Predators look to lock up second round spots
Pittsburgh Penguins' Matthew Murray has some water during a break in the second period in Game 4 of the team's NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Philadelphia. The Penguins won 5-0. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)
Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, front, has his shot stopped by Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Denver. The Predators won 3-2. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Penguins, Predators look to lock up second round spots
Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, front, has his shot stopped by Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne during the third period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Denver. The Predators won 3-2. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, left, tries for a goal as Philadelphia Flyers' Brian Elliott defends during the first period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Philadelphia. The Penguins won 5-0. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)
Penguins, Predators look to lock up second round spots
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, left, tries for a goal as Philadelphia Flyers' Brian Elliott defends during the first period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Philadelphia. The Penguins won 5-0. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)
Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson, right, tries to direct the puck on the net as Colorado Avalanche defenseman Patrik Nemeth defends during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Penguins, Predators look to lock up second round spots
Nashville Predators left wing Viktor Arvidsson, right, tries to direct the puck on the net as Colorado Avalanche defenseman Patrik Nemeth defends during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin (71), Jake Guentzel, Kris Letang and Phil Kessel, from left, celebrate Malkin's goal during the first period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Philadelphia. The Penguins won 5-0. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)
Penguins, Predators look to lock up second round spots
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin (71), Jake Guentzel, Kris Letang and Phil Kessel, from left, celebrate Malkin's goal during the first period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series against the Philadelphia Flyers, Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Philadelphia. The Penguins won 5-0. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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