The 5 Differences Between The NBA And NHL PlayoffsBasketball, Hockey, The Rev — By Rev. P. Revere on May 1, 2013 at 1:41 am
After the artist formerly known as Roy Halladay gave up an eight-spot in less than four innings of work, I was able to focus my undivided attention to the NBA and NHL playoffs. OK, so since I have two televisions in my living room with the NBA on one and the NHL on the other, I guess my attention was, in fact, divided. But that’s beside the point.
With the NHL dropping the puck on the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs last night to join the NBA that already sees two teams in the second round, I thought it appropriate to dissect the differences between the NBA and NHL playoffs. (Hat tip to colleague Dillon Friday for the idea.)
So without further ado, here are the five biggest differences between the NBA and NHL playoffs.