Forty-nine years later, they’re ready for a rematch.
The Blues defeated the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final on home ice Tuesday to send San Jose packing and continue their incredible, odds-defying run from last place at the beginning of the calendar year to the best team in the west.
We collected some notable reactions and stats from Hockey Twitter to help capture the excitement in St. Louis and set the stage for what will be a thrilling Stanley Cup Final against Boston as the Blues have a chance to bring home the Cup for the first time in franchise history:
PLAYS GLORIA pic.twitter.com/zaI6JleXVs
— St. Louis Cardinals (@Cardinals) May 22, 2019
— San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) May 22, 2019