2017 NHL playoff schedule

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Full schedule for the first round of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

A2 Ottawa Senators vs. W1 New York Rangers

A2 Series Schedule W1
Game   Time TV
1 NYR @ OTT Apr. 27, 7 p.m. ET CNBC, CBC, TVA Sports
2 NYR @ OTT Apr. 29, 3 p.m. ET NBC, CBC, TVA Sports
3 OTT @ NYR May 2, 7 p.m. ET NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
4 OTT @ NYR May 4, 7:30 p.m. ET NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
*5 NYR @ OTT May 6, TBD TBD
*6 OTT @ NYR May 9, TBD TBD
*7 NYR @ OTT May 11, TBD TBD
*if necessary

M1 Washington Capitals vs. M2 Pittsburgh Penguins

M1 Series Schedule M2
Game   Time TV
1 PIT @ WSH Apr. 27, 7:30 p.m. ET NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
2 PIT @ WSH Apr. 29, 8 p.m. ET NBC, CBC, TVA Sports
3 WSH @ PIT May 1, 7:30 p.m. ET NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
4 WSH @ PIT May 3, 7:30 p.m. ET NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
*5 PIT @ WSH May 6, TBD TBD
*6 WSH @ PIT May 8, TBD TBD
*7 PIT @ WSH May 10, TBD TBD
*if necessary

C3 St. Louis Blues vs. W2 Nashville Predators

C3 Series Schedule W2
Game   Time TV
1 NSH @ STL Apr. 26, 8 p.m. ET NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
2 NSH @ STL Apr. 28, 8 p.m. ET NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
3 STL @ NSH Apr. 30, 3 p.m. ET NBC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
4 STL @ NSH May 2, 9:30 p.m. ET NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
*5 NSH @ STL May 5, TBD TBD
*6 STL @ NSH May 7, TBD TBD
*7 NSH @ STL May 9, TBD TBD
*if necessary

P1 Anaheim Ducks vs. Edmonton Oilers P2

P1 Series Schedule P2
Game   Time TV
1 EDM @ ANA Apr. 26, 10:30 p.m. ET NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
2 EDM @ ANA Apr. 28, 10:30 p.m. ET NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
3 ANA @ EDM Apr. 30, 7 p.m. ET NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
4 ANA @ EDM May 3, 10 p.m. ET NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
*5 EDM @ ANA May 5, TBD TBD
*6 ANA @ EDM May 7, TBD TBD
*7 EDM @ ANA May 10, TBD TBD
*if necessary

M1 Washington Capitals vs. Toronto Maple Leafs W2

Russian-led Capitals bringing Washington together in quest for elusive Stanley Cup

Maple Leafs beginning to look like the playoff team Toronto has been waiting for

Oshie has opportunity to be playoff X-factor for Capitals

• Illustrated Review: Maple Leafs’ power play reinvigorated by shot volume, new talent

M1 Series Schedule W2
Game   Time TV
1 WSH 3, TOR 2 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
2 TOR 4, WSH 3 (2OT) Recap | Box Highlights
3 TOR 4, WSH 3 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
4 WSH 5, TOR 4 Recap | Box Highlights
5 WSH 2, TOR 1 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
6 WSH 2, TOR 1 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
Washington wins 4-2

M2 Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Columbus Blue Jackets M3

Penguins D Letang to have neck surgery, out for playoffs

Sid and the Kids: Crosby thriving with Sheary, Guentzel

Jackets' Atkinson enjoys career year despite still being the 'smallest guy on the ice'

Talking a Blue Streak: The tale of a starless Blue Jackets team that's atop the league

M2 Series Schedule M3
Game   Time TV
1 PIT 3, CBJ 1 Recap | Box Highlights
2 PIT 4, CBJ 1 Recap | Box Highlights​
3 PIT 5, CBJ 4 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
4 CBJ 5, PIT 4 Recap | Box Highlights
4 PIT 5, CBJ 2 Recap | Box Highlights
Pittsburgh wins 4-1

 

A1 Montreal Canadiens vs. W1 New York Rangers

For Rangers forward Kevin Hayes, New York turning out to be a happy place

Shea Weber leading by example while adjusting to life in Montreal

Rangers' Pavel Buchnevich finding his stride in first NHL season

Montreal, steeped in tradition, finds success with non-traditional star Alexander Radulov

A1 Series Schedule W1
Game   Time TV
1 NYR 2, MTL 0 Recap | Box Highlights
2 MTL 4, NYR 3 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
3 MTL 3, NYR 1 Recap | Box Highlights
4 NYR 2, MTL 1 Recap |Box Highlights
5 NYR 3, MTL 2 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
*6 NYR 3, MTL 1 Recap | Box Highlights
New York wins 4-2

A2 Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins A3

Well-traveled Mike Condon providing consistency in net for Senators

Illustrated Review: Breaking down the options on the Bruins' top line wing

Everything aligning for Bruins’ Pastrnak in breakout season

Bruins defenseman Brandon Carlo making the most of 'pretty crazy' rookie ride

A2 Series Schedule A3
Game   Time TV
1 BOS 2, OTT 1 Recap | Box Highlights
2 OTT 4, BOS 3 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
3 OTT 4, BOS 3 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
4 OTT 1, BOS 0 Recap | Box Highlights
5 BOS 3, OTT 2 (2OT) Recap | Box Highlights
6 OTT 3, BOS 2 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
Ottawa wins 4-2

 

C1 Chicago Blackhawks vs. W2 Nashville Predators

Smaller players finding roles in NHL thanks to bigger emphasis on speed and skill

Illustrated Review: The NHL's most effective slap shot belongs to Artemi Panarin

Video: P.K. Subban tears up during Canadiens’ tribute on return to Montreal

From Sweden to Music City, Forsberg, Arvidsson leading Preds

C1 Series Schedule W2
Game   Time TV
1 NSH 1, CHI 0 Recap | Box Highlights
2 NSH 5, CHI 0 Recap | Box Highlights
3 NSH 3, CHI 2 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
4 NSH 4, CHI 1 Recap | Box Highlights
Nashville wins 4-0

 

C2 Minnesota Wild vs. C3 St. Louis Blues

Despite limited history, St. Louis's hockey roots have grown deep

Headfirst approach fueling Devan Dubnyk’s hot start with Wild

The Blues are red-hot after the unlikeliest coaching change of the year

Q&A: Bruce Boudreau on how his up-and-down hockey career taught him to be a good coach

C2 Series Schedule W3
Game   Time TV
1 STL 2, MIN 1 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
2 STL 2, MIN 1 Recap | Box Highlights
3 STL 3, MIN 1 Recap | Box Highlights
4 MIN 2, STL 0 Recap | Box Highlights
5 STL 4, MIN 3 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
St. Louis wins 4-1

 

P1 Anaheim Ducks vs. W1 Calgary Flames

The Moose has settled in: Brian Elliott backstopping the Flames' playoff hunt

Anaheim Ducks to start playoffs without injured D Cam Fowler

Glen Gulutzan Q&A: On coaching philosophy, Calgary and a promise he still hasn't delivered

Enforcer? Prankster? Humanitarian? Ducks' defenseman Kevin Bieksa fits all categories

P1 Series Schedule W1
Game   Time TV
1 ANA 3, CGY 2 Recap | Box Highlights
2 ANA 3, CGY 2 Recap | Box Highlights
3 ANA 5, CGY 4 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
4 ANA 3, CGY 1 Recap | Box Highlights
Anaheim wins 4-0

 

P2 Edmonton Oilers vs. San Jose Sharks P3

At just 20 years old, Connor McDavid easily earning role of Oilers' captain

Sharks Cs Thornton, Couture remain sidelined by injuries

Gentle giant Patrick Maroon finally finding his way with the Oilers

Sharks head coach Peter DeBoer talks long roadtrips, TV and legal advice

P2 Series Schedule P3
Game   Time TV
1 SJS 3, EDM 2 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
2 EDM 2, SJS 0 Recap | Box Highlights
3 EDM 1, SJS 0 Recap | Box Highlights
4 SJS 7, EDM 0 Recap | Box Highlights
5 EDM 4, SJS 3 (OT) Recap | Box Highlights
6 EDM 3, SJS 1 Recap | Box Highlights
Edmonton wins 4-2

 

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