Playoff Preview – Eastern Conference Round 1

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Yesterday we took you through the rivalries in the West. Today we venture into the East and their matchups.

Who do you have taking each?

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Columbus Blue Jackets

Top Fights ever:

3. Zenon Konopka vs Mike Blunden

2. Alex Killorn vs Josh Anderson

1. Ryan Callahan vs Scott Hartnell

Top Fighters:

Tampa Bay

Columbus

Yanni Gourde – 4 Nick Foligno – 4
Cedric Paquette – 2 Josh Anderson – 2
Brandon Dubinsky – 2
Anthony Cirelli – 2 Artemi Panarin – 1
Adam Erne – 2 Adam McQuaid – 1

Boston Bruins vs Toronto Maple Leafs

Top Fights ever:

3. Shawn Thornton vs Jay Rosehill

2. Jay Rosehill vs Milan Lucic

1. Matt Martin vs Adam McQuaid

Top Fighters:

Toronto

Boston

Zach Hyman – 2 Zdeno Chara – 3
Ron Hainsey – 1 Chris Wagner – 3
Kevan Miller – 3
Josh Leivo – 1 David Backes – 3
Nazem Kadri – 1 Noel Acciari – 3

Washington Capitals vs Carolina Hurricanes

Top three fights:

3. Matt Niskanen vs Phil Di Giuseppe

2. Steven Oleksy vs Drayson Bowman

1. Matt Bradley vs Troy Bodie

Top Fighters:

Washington

Carolina

Tom Wilson – 6 Micheal Ferland – 6
Brooks Orpik – 2 Justin Faulk – 1
Trevor Carrick – 1
Devante Smith-Pelly – 1
Dmitri Orlov – 1

New York Islanders vs Pittsburgh Penguins

Top three fights:

3. Arron Asham vs Tom Kostopoulos

2. Zenon Konopka vs Arron Asham

1. John Erskine vs Andre Roy

Top Fighters:

New York

Pittsburgh

Scott Mayfield – 2 Marcus Pettersson – 3
Ross Johnston – 1 Jamie Oleksiak – 3
Garrett Wilson – 2
Anders Lee – 1 Zach Aston-Reese – 2
Thomas Hickey – 1 Jared McCann – 1