2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Bruins to battle Blues in Stanley Cup Final: 5 quick takeaways from another Boston/St. Louis bout

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The 2019 Stanley Cup Final is finally set — with the Bruins set to battle the St. Louis Blues for the right to hoist Lord Stanley’s Cup. This will be the Bruins’ 20th trip to the Cup Final — and just the fourth for St. Louis. St. Louis has yet to win a title, while the Bruins will be gunning for their seventh championship.

Here’s another look at the schedule of the best-of-seven series — with Game 1 slated for Monday night at TD Garden. Puck drop is set for 8 p.m.

We’ll continue to have plenty of preview content going up over the next week, but here are a couple of quick takeaways from the upcoming bout between Boston and St. Louis.