The NHL playoffs are God's gift to hockey fans.
For two months, we become witnesses to the best hockey players playing their best hockey for the most difficult trophy to win in all of sports. For hockey fans, there's nothing that compares to it.
And the games become all the more entertaining when the two teams playing each other feature captivating storylines. In a perfect world, all of these series would happen, but fans can't be too greedy.
Here's a list of the eight best possible matchups that fans could hope for in 2012.