Mike McKenna has been a professional goalie for the past 14 seasons and has played for seven NHL teams and 13 minor-league teams. Most recently he played in the Philadelphia Flyers organization, playing one NHL game with them this season. He also played 10 games with the Ottawa Senators in 2018-19.
He knows about the most important position in the playoffs and a lot about the men who play it and those trying to score goals against them. So NHL.com asked him to share his insights during the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
In his first column, McKenna talks about the Boston Bruins' 4-0 win against the Carolina Hurricanes in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final on Wednesday, which put the Bruins into the Stanley Cup Final.