2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Sharks at Blues game one open thread, online stream, and how to watch

The Western Conference final will kick off tonight in St. Louis.

The other night, the Lightning opened up the Eastern Conference final with a win over the Penguins, and now tonight the Western Conference final gets underway between the Blues and Sharks.

It's a refreshing change in the West this year, where usually one of the Kings or Blackhawks emerges to be the representative in the Stanley Cup Final.

Game 1: San Jose Sharks at St. Louis Blues - Online stream courtesy of CBC

TV Schedule: 8:00 PM EDT on CBC, TVA Sports, NBCSN

Tale of the Tape

Blues Statistics Sharks
8-6 Record 8-4
48.0% Score-Adjusted Corsi % 49.5%
29 5v5 Goals For 24
22 5v5 Goals Against 17
56.8% 5v5 Goal For % 58.5%

Both teams boast some pretty impressive firepower, so it should be a great series with plenty to talk about. Who do you think is going to take game one, and the lead in the series? Let us know in the comment section!

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