SUNRISE — For the first time ever, FLA Live Arena will host the Eastern Conference finals.
If everything goes right, South Florida hockey fans will get the chance to see the Panthers clinch their second-ever trip to the Stanley Cup finals on home ice.
The NHL released the schedule for the Eastern Conference Finals on Monday night, and the Panthers will host Games 3 and 4. They will also host Game 6, if it is needed.
Florida’s first two clinching wins in the postseason have both come on the road, first in Boston and then Toronto.
None of the Panthers’ games conflict with the Heat’s schedule....