The Stanley Cup playoffs allow us an opportunity to witness greatness, as individual achievement drives teams to victory. Postseason guests have journeyed near and far to find the way to playoff enlightenment, which hangs in the balance between the four teams remaining in the conference finals.
Superstars performers and emerging players with remarkable playoff pedigrees make up a substantial portion of conference semifinal action, which is currently underway in Los Angeles and Boston. Some standouts have been to the winner's podium before, while others are thriving on an unfamiliar stage.
Here's a look at one player on each squad who has performed at a paramount level during this postseason run.