Both the Sharks and the Blues advanced to their second Western Conference Final in four seasons with Game 7 victories. The Sharks defeated the Avalanche, 3-2, on Wednesday night, and will host St. Louis in Game 1 on Saturday night in primetime on NBC. St. Louis advanced to the Western Conference Final with a 2-1 double-overtime win against the Stars in Game 7 on Tuesday night.
Both teams make their first trip to the Western Conference Final since 2016, when San Jose defeated St. Louis in six games to advance to the Stanley Cup Final. The Sharks and the Blues competed three times against each other during the regular season, and the Sharks won two of the three matchups.
NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app – NBC Sports Group’s live streaming platforms for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs – will provide live streaming coverage of all remaining Stanley Cup Playoff games.