The Stanley cup finals are a best-of-seven series, so they play the number of games needed for one team to win 4 games.
Best 4 out of 7.
The Stanley cup finals have only went up to 7 games and never past.
A team must win 16 games to win the Stanley Cup in 4 rounds of the playoffs - Conference Quarterfinals, Conference Semifinals, Conference Finals, Stanley Cup Finals
Once. The Washington Capitals made it to the Stanley Cup Finals in 1998, and were swept in 4 games by the Detroit Red Wings.
There are quarter-finals, semi-finals, and finals for each conference and then the two conference champions play each other in the Stanley Cup Finals.
The Buffalo Sabres lost the 1999 Stanley Cup Finals to the Dallas Stars, 4 games to 2.
Well, the team will have to win 4 games in a row out of the 7 games.What games are counted, and by which teams?Only Stanley Cup Finals gamesOnly games by the Stanley Cup Champion in the Stanley CupGames by the Stanley Cup Champion including regular season games
7 of them.