2017 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFF PREDICTIONS – THE FINAL ROUND

2017 Stanley Cup Final

The 11th edition of the World Famous, Award Winning Sirius XM NHL Network Radio Stanley Cup Playoff Predictions enters the 2017 Stanley Cup Final. The defending Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins take on the 16th seed Nashville Predators.

This is not a bracket challenge. We have submitted new picks before each subsequent round.

For those who continue to ask, here is the point system…46 points would constitute a perfect score.
– 1 point for correctly choosing the winner of each 1st round series
– 2 points for correctly choosing the winner of each 2nd round series
– 2 points for correctly choosing the winner of each 3rd round series
– 3 points for correctly choosing the 2016 Stanley Cup winner
– 2 points for correctly choosing the 2016 Conn Smythe winner
– 1 point for correctly choosing how long a series goes, but only if one also correctly picks that series’ winning team
– 3 points for correctly choosing the 2016 Stanley Cup winner before the playoffs begin
– 3 points for correctly choosing the 2016 Conn Smythe winner before the playoffs begin

PLAYOFF PICK CHAMPIONS OVER THE YEARS

2017 CHAMPION – ?????
2016 Champion – Mike Lippa
2015 Champions – Peter Berce & Nick Alberga
2014 Champion – Joe Thistel (2)
2013 Champion – Bruce Bolton
2012 Champion – Mick Kern (4)
2011 Champion – Joe Thistel
2010 Champions – Scott Laughlin (2) & Shawn Lavigne
2009 Champions – Scott Laughlin & Mick Kern (3)
2008 Champion – Mick Kern (2)
2007 Champions – Mike Ross & Mick Kern

Your 2017 Stanley Cup Final predictions:

PETER BERCE – 22 Points
Pittsburgh in 7 games
Evgeni Malkin will win the Conn Smythe Trophy

GORD STELLICK – 19 Points
Nashville in 6
Pekka Rinne

TERRY MERCURY – 19 Points
Nashville in 7
Pekka Rinne

MICHELLE STURINO – 16 Points
Pittsburgh in 7
Evgeni Malkin

JAKE HAHN –16 Points
Pittsburgh in 7
Evgeni Malkin

JESSE RALPH – 16 Points
Pittsburgh in 7
Pekka Rinne

JIM GORDON – 15 Points
Pittsburgh in 7
Matt Murray

BRUCE BOLTON – 15 Points
Pittsburgh in 6
Evgeni Malkin

JEFF DOMET – 15 Points
Nashville in 6
Pekka Rinne

BEN MINER – 15 Points
Pittsburgh in 5
Evgeni Malkin

TYLER MADARASZ – 14 Points
Pittsburgh in 6
Evgeni Malkin

NICK ALBERGA – 14 Points
Pittsburgh in 7
Evgeni Malkin

SCOTT LAUGHLIN – 14 Points
Nashville in 7
Pekka Rinne

STEVE KOULEAS – 14 Points
Pittsburgh in 6
Sidney Crosby

RYAN PATON – 13 Points
Pittsburgh in 6
Sidney Crosby

JONATHAN DAVIS – 13 Points
Pittsburgh in 6
Sidney Crosby

JOE THISTEL – 12 Points
Pittsburgh in 4
Sidney Crosby

MICK KERN – 12 Points
Pittsburgh in 7
Evgeni Malkin

BRETT INNIS – 10 Points
Nashville in 6
Pekka Rinne

TODD LEWIS – 10 Points
Nashville in 6
P.K. Subban

MICHAEL LIPPA – 10 Points
Pittsburgh in 7
Sidney Crosby

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