The final whistle has blown on the 2016 #StanleyCup playoffs and the Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) are raising the cup for the 4th time in franchise history after defeating the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) 4-2.
The @penguins brought fans in on the celebration:
As did their players:
Fellow NHL players past and present joined the #StanleyCup convo too:
Top moments stickhandled the conversation on Twitter. Here are the most Tweeted about moments from the #StanleyCup final:
The @SanJoseSharks had an amazing season as well and brought fans along for the ride during the playoffs.
These were the most mentioned @SanJoseSharks players during the final:
Here is a list of the 16 teams that qualified for the 2016 #StanleyCup playoffs, ranked by most team account mentions during the postseason. The Penguins, not surprisingly, received the most account mentions of any teams.
We’ll leave you with this Twitter Moments recap of the clinching game:
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