2013 Western Conference Finals Results: The 2013 NHL Western Conference finals pit two teams that had come fresh off not only a conference win but a Stanley Cup as well, in fact the last four teams remaining in the NHL Playoffs at this point were also the last four teams to win the Cup. With LA in a position to defend last years title, Chicago gave them a bit more than they bargained for. Chicago would only take 5 games to send the defending champs home early and head up the 2013 Stanley Cup finals against the Boston Bruins.
The Western 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 Western Conference Finals Wins: