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Nokes: Jim and Pam from 'The Office' feud over Stanley Cup Final

Danny Nokes
May 23, 2019 - 9:44 am

For years, the relationship between Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly of NBC's 'The Office' had everyone across the world rooting for them to end up together (Spoiler Alert: They did and they had multiple children during the plot of the show.)

Now? It looks like the two are headed for a standoff.

Halpert, played by John Krasinski and Beesly, played by Jenna Fischer, now find themselves rooting for different teams in this year's Stanley Cup Final.

When the Blues defeated the Sharks on Tuesday night to advance to this year's Stanley Cup Final, Krasinski knew exactly what a matchup between the Blues and his Boston Bruins would mean:

Fischer was also quick to recognize what was now at stake:

Of course, it's all in good fun. However, the winner of this year's Stanley Cup will have a little bit extra bragging rights this summer:

Personally, the Stanley Cup Final will be light years different for me than it was in 2018. Watching the Caps bring my city its first championship since before I was born was incredibly special:

One thing's for sure, no one will ever celebrate a Stanley Cup win like the Washington Capitals of 2018.