NHL Conference Finals was created in 1982.
There are four rounds in the playoffs: # Conference Quarterfinals # Conference Semifinals # Conference Finals # Stanley Cup Finals
The Hurricanes played in the Eastern Conference Finals of the NHL in 2002, 2006, 2009.
The New Jersey Devils
The New Jersey Devils beat the New York Rangers in the 2011-2012 Eastern Conference Finals. The Devils went on to be defeated by the Los Angeles Kings in the Stanley Cup Finals.
Edmonton Oilers 2006
there is a total of 7 games, in order to win the series you must win 4. the 5th 6th and 7th are only needed if necessary. there are a total of 4 types of rounds. Quarterfinals-semifinals-conference finals -stanley cup finals. each round has 7 games. (if needed)
this used to be possible, but now the Stanley Cup Finals are between an eastern conference team and a western conference team
There are 15 teams in each conference.
There are 15 teams in the eastern confrence (NHL)
The NHL Stanley cup finals are held at both of the teams cities that are in the finals.