Lineups, experience, nerves, panic … all on tap on eve of finals

Updated: May 26, 2008, 10:33 AM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

DETROIT -- Before they can play, they must talk. And talk the Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins did Friday.

They talked of experience and lack thereof, the pressure of the Stanley Cup finals, the delight at being here and a million other things that will all be rendered moot as soon as the series begins Saturday night.

Herein our annual Stanley Cup finals primer.

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