Lightning to face Carolina in second round of Stanley Cup Playoffs

first_imgStanley Cup Semifinal match-ups are set, defending champs still in the running June 14, 2021 RALEIGH, N.C. — The Tampa Bay Lightning will take on the Carolina Hurricanes in the second round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs.Carolina advanced out of the first round when they eliminated Nashville 4-3 on Thursday in overtime Game 6.The Bolts slid into the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the eighth time after besting the Florida Panthers in a 4-0 shutout win on home ice.Carolina will own a home-ice advantage for the first two games of the second round. The schedule for the Tampa Bay-Carolina series has not been released yet. AdvertisementTags: Carolina HurricanesStanley Cup PlayoffsTampa Bay Lightning Lightning 2-0 in series against Carolina after Tuesday night win June 3, 2021 AdvertisementDC Young Fly knocks out heckler (video) – Rolling OutRead more6 comments’Mortal Kombat’ Exceeded Expectations Says WarnerMedia ExecutiveRead more2 commentsDo You Remember Bob’s Big Boy?Read more1 commentsKISS Front Man Paul Stanley Reveals This Is The End Of KISS As A Touring Band, For RealRead more1 comments Stanley Cup Playoffs: Lightning move past Panthers in Game 6 shutout May 28, 2021 AdvertisementThe teams have never faced off in the Playoffs, but the Bolts went 4-3-1 against Carolina during the regular season, including a 3-1-0 record at AMALIE Arena and 1-2-1 mark at PNC Arena.Tampa Bay are the defending Stanley Cup champs and have won their last five playoff series.center_img AdvertisementRecommended ArticlesBrie Larson Reportedly Replacing Robert Downey Jr. As The Face Of The MCURead more81 commentsGal Gadot Reportedly Being Recast As Wonder Woman For The FlashRead more29 comments Advertisement Advertisement Tampa Bay Lightning win Game 2 & will head to Long Island to continue Stanley Cup Semifinals June 16, 2021 RELATEDTOPICSlast_img read more