The St. Louis Blues got bounced from the playoffs late Friday night, meaning the NHL had its four semifinalists in each conference.
Knowing who's playing who allowed the league to fully set up the round two schedule.
- The Philadelphia Flyers will play the New York Islanders.
- The Vegas Golden Knights will play the Vancouver Canucks.
- The Colorado Avalanche will play the Dallas Stars.
As we said last night, Game 1 of the Bruins-Lightning series is tomorrow night. The full schedule for the series is below.
- Game 1: Sunday, August 23 at 8 PM - NBC, SN, TVAS
- Game 2: Tuesday, August 25 at 7 PM - NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS
- Game 3: Wednesday, August 26 at 8 PM - NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS
- Game 4: Friday, August 28 at 7:30 PM - USA, CBC, SN, TVAS
- Game 5: Sunday, August 30 at TBD
- Game 6: Tuesday, September 1 at TBD
- Game 7: Wednesday, September 2 at TBD
All of the games will also be broadcast on 98.5 The Sports Hub.
While “home ice” isn’t technically a real thing, the Bruins will be the away team for Games 1, 2, 5, and 7.
Games 5 through 7 will be scheduled depending on what happens in the other three series.
So...things kick off tomorrow!