We'll we've finally made it.
The Stanley Cup Playoffs kick off Wednesday night, along with all the excitement and tension that come with it. Perhaps more than the other professional sports save for the NFL, the entire field is truly alive, and anyone can make a run if the conditions are right.
Ergo, making predictions is an inexact science. But considering we have a couple of days before two of the best months of the year get started, it's time to make some predictions of our own leading into the first round. And while some of these will be common sense, some will also be out there as well. They're not bold predictions for nothing.
So here now are the 25 bold predictions heading into the Stanley Cup Playoffs.