One of TSN's latest posts is an interesting article with the topic on what is the best tactic for winning the Stanley Cup.

This year, the 2 teams in the cup final got there in a similar fashion using grit, skill, and a battle mentality in front of the net and in the corners.

Observing how any team can withstand the 7 game series time after time on the long road to the finals, it is evident that each teams goaltender becomes the backbone of the team.