With the 2015 Western finals series between the Ducks and Blackhawks being hailed as a classic after only five games, we decided to rank the 10 best third round showdowns since the NHL went to a two-conference format for 1974-75.
SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.