06/15/2011 04:21 pm ET | Updated Aug 15, 2011

Stanley Cup Finals Game 7 Preview: Bruins And Canucks Face Off For Stanley Cup

Two great hockey towns, six brutal games, 27 combined goals and -- after all that -- just one game to decide who skates away as Stanley Cup champion.

The puck drops on game seven of the Stanley Cup Finals at 8:10 ET tonight, when the Boston Bruins and Vancouver Canucks battle to hoist Lord Stanley's cup and call themselves champions

"Everything in the past is in the past," Vancouver center Ryan Kesler told the AP. "If we win tomorrow, we become legends."

Luckily, you don't need to be a hockey legend to be prepared to watch the game. All you need is our seven things to know about game seven of the Stanley Cup finals.

7 Things To Know About Tonights Stanley Cup Game 7