The Columbus Blue Jackets have pushed the Pittsburgh Penguins to a best-of-three situation, which shouldn't be a surprise. It's also reminiscent of where the New York Islanders were in 2013, albeit with one key difference.
Ken Hitchcock and Joel Quenneville are among the winningest active NHL coaches. They've met in the playoffs before. Each time the result reflected not so much their coaching as the quality of their rosters.