Preds Will Face Penguins In Stanley Cup Final

Posted at 11:06 PM, May 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-26 00:06:58-04

The Nashville Predators will face the Pittsburgh Penguins in their first ever trip to the Stanley Cup Final.

The Penguins won the Eastern Conference Thursday with a 3-2 double overtime victory over the Senators in game seven.

Chris Kunitz scored the game winner 5:09 into the second OT to send the defending champion Penguins back to the Stanley Cup Final.

The series will begin Monday night in Pittsburgh with game two to follow Wednesday.

The first ever Stanley Cup Final games contested in Nashville will be games three and four and come June 3rd and 5th.

If necessary, game five will be June 8th in Pittsburgh, game six will be in Nashville June 11th and game seven will be back in Pittsburgh June 14th.