The official home of the National Hockey League Playoff Page including playoff news, bracket, and video.
Hockey fans know that the NHL's Stanley Cup Playoffs are one of the best postseasons in sports. And the Stanley Cup Final has come and gone with the Tampa Bay Lightning winning their second ...
The Stanley Cup playoffs (French: Les séries éliminatoires de la Coupe Stanley) is an elimination tournament in the National Hockey League (NHL) consisting of four rounds of best-of-seven series to determine the league champion and the winner of the Stanley Cup. Eight teams from each of the two conferences qualify for the playoffs based on regular season points totals.
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NHL Playoffs FAQ? When do the 2022 NHL playoffs start? The NHL regular season ends Friday April 29, 2022. The playoffs starts three days later on Monday May 2. How many teams make the playoff? Sixteen of the 32 league teams make the playoffs, eight from each conference. Per conference, the top three finishers of both divisions and two wildcard teams make the playoffs.
Playoff Format. For the 2020-21 season, the NHL was realigned into four divisions: MassMutual East, Discover Central, Honda West and Scotia North, with a 56-game regular season featuring only ...
The quest for the Stanley Cup is underway. Here are the 2021 NHL playoff dates, times, television and results.
2021 NHL playoff schedule: Stanley Cup Final – (TB wins series 4-1) Game 1: Lightning 5, Canadiens 1 Game 2: Lightning 3, Canadiens 1 Game 3: Lightning 6, Canadiens 3