Updated: April 16, 2015


BSPT Hockey Expert Michael "The Magician" Nash


Welcome Back Mike! Many have opinions but few are correct and if you have followed this Expert in the past you know what we are talking about. Here's the 1st Round breakdown:


Western Conference:


Hawks at Predators

Series can go either way, let the chess match begin, two coach's that know how match up players and lines ,should be very interesting ,advantage peter Laviolette , coach Q. has a tendency mix up the lines mid game which is at times hard on player to adjust, and too many men on ice penalties are called , bad line changes, with Kane back that is a huge plus offensively, Pekka Rinne is a great big goaltender.

Series Prediction: Hawks in 6 


Flames at Canucks

A late season push by the flames means the team has completely come together, johnny hockey will probably score a hat trick in this series against the Vancouvers goaltender, along with the experience coach of the flames.

Series Prediction: Flames in 6


Jets at Ducks

This series can go either way, goal tending could be an issue for the ducks, if the jets had johnny hockey they would win the western conference , there bang bang style is playoff hockey, and that is win series.

Series Prediction: Ducks in 5


Wild at Blues

Series can go either way, leaning to the wild because of Dubnick, the goaltender for Minnesota, he is thee best in the business right now hands down,wins ,save percentage, st louis has a lot of offensive fire power, lets start with Terrasinko, the guy is a natural goal scoring machine, along with Oshie Backes.

Series Prediction: Blues in 7


Eastern Conference:


Islanders at Capitals

NYI really put together a team this year
Offensively and defensively with the addition of Boychuck and Nick Leddy,
The capitals try play a more defensive style, Ovechkin is the best forward in the league, but can't do it all by himself.

Series Prediction: Islanders in 7


Red Wings at Lightning

Steamer and company are the most powerful offensive in the east , and Detroit has goal tending issues, get the broom out, because I see a sweep.

Series Prediction: Lightning Sweep


Senators at Canadiens

Price is playing spectacular heading into the playoffs, pk is the real deal, he has a bomb of a shot and can also deliver a bomb off a hit. Patch might play game 2 or 3

Series Prediction: Canadiens in 5


Penguins at Rangers

Rangers are stacked offensive and defense add Lunquist to the equation, KAPOW Batman style , Sid Malkin are great players but you have have 4 good line to beat the Rangers.

Series Prediction: Rangers Sweep


CHA-CHING!!! See you next round!!!!

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