NHL playoffs: By the numbers

Ottawa’s Clarke MacArthur, centre, played the hero with the series-winning OT goal against Boston. (Michael Dwyer/Associated Press)

By Tim Wharnsby, CBC News, April 24, 2017 

Recapping the first round, looking ahead to the second through some key digits

The first round of the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs passed by in a flash — 12 days to be exact.

Not one of the eight series extended to a seventh and deciding game, and only four reached Game 6, but that didn’t take away from the drama that produced heroes like Cam Talbot, Zack Kassian, Clarke MacArthur and Erik Karlsson.

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