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Will Vegas cap its run or is it the Caps' year? Key stats for the Stanley Cup Final

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Ovechkin: 'Been waiting for this moment for a long time' (0:47)

Alex Ovechkin expresses how it feels to reach the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in his career. (0:47)

The Washington Capitals and Vegas Golden Knights are far from the teams anyone would have guessed would represent the Eastern and Western Conferences in the Stanley Cup Final when the regular season began. But you would be hard-pressed to find a more entertaining combination of teams. Washington has reversed its trend of postseason meltdowns, while Vegas is playing for history.

How could each team end up raising the Stanley Cup? Let's have a look.