2013 Eastern Conference Finals Results: As hot as Crosby's Penguins were all season long no one expected the outcome of the 2013 Eastern Conference Finals, especially not in four games. The Bruins put the city of Boston on their back and battled through tough times to stay on the ice for the Stanley Cup Finals against Chicago. After two wins at Pittsburgh the Penguins had no shot at taking the series away from Boston at home, and failed to do so as Boston took the series 4-0.
The Eastern Conference Finals pit the NHL Conference's best two teams in a seven game series with the winner advancing on to the Stanley Cup Finals. The best-of-seven series follows a 2-2-1-1-1 format where the higher-seeded team starts with the home advantage. Each team is guaranteed two home games and if necessary the higher seeded team will host games 5 and 7 while the lower seeded team hosts game 6. Most Eastern Conference Finals Wins: