Each Friday throughout the Stanley Cup Playoffs Kevin Weekes will be bringing you his Friday Four. He will be blogging about four players, teams, series, plays, trends or really four of whatever from the playoffs that have caught his eye.
The end could be near for the Ottawa Senators and Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday. They're on the brink of elimination in their respective Eastern Conference First Round series, but why and how can they stay alive?
The St. Louis Blues and Minnesota Wild are locked in a punch, counter-punch series, which is exactly what I thought would happen. But how is it happening? And what might be the difference going forward?