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Colorado Avalanche and Vegas Golden Knights meet in seeding round

Vegas Golden Knights (39-24-8, first in the Pacific Division during the regular season) vs. Colorado Avalanche (42-20-8, second in the Central Division during the regular season) Edmonton, Alberta; Saturday, 3 p.m.

Capitals and Bruins square off in seeding round

Boston Bruins (44-14-12, first in the Atlantic Division during the regular season) vs. Washington Capitals (41-20-8, first in the Metropolitan Division during the regular season) Toronto; Sunday, 12 p.m.

Tampa Bay Lightning and Philadelphia Flyers face off in seeding round

Philadelphia Flyers (41-21-7, second in the Metropolitan Division during the regular season) vs. Tampa Bay Lightning (43-21-6, second in the Atlantic Division during the regular season) Toronto; Saturday, 8 p.m.

Blues and Stars face off in seeding round

Dallas Stars (37-24-8, third in the Central Division during the regular season) vs. St. Louis Blues (42-19-10, first in the Central Division during the regular season) Edmonton, Alberta; Sunday, 3 p.m. EDT WESTERN CONFERENCE SEEDING ROUND: St.
Vancouver Canucks beat Minnesota Wild 5-4 in overtime, advance in NHL playoffs

Vancouver Canucks beat Minnesota Wild 5-4 in overtime, advance in NHL playoffs

EDMONTON — The Vancouver Canucks are back in the NHL playoffs for the first time since 2015, but they didn't do it the easy way.
Matthews has OT winner as Leafs rally from 3-goal deficit to beat Blue Jackets

Matthews has OT winner as Leafs rally from 3-goal deficit to beat Blue Jackets

TORONTO — As the seconds drained away on the clock high above the ice at an empty Scotiabank Arena, doubt began to creep into the Maple Leafs. Their hopes were high heading into the NHL's restart to its pandemic-delayed season.
'Caught up in the frenzy:' Oilers 50/50 draw breaking ticket sale records

'Caught up in the frenzy:' Oilers 50/50 draw breaking ticket sale records

EDMONTON — Frenzy over the Edmonton Oilers online 50/50 draw continued Friday, with fans setting a new record total estimated pot of more than $13 million. "NEW RECORD," the Edmonton Oilers Community Foundation said on Twitter.
Blackhawks bounce Oilers from NHL post-season with 3-2 win in qualifying play

Blackhawks bounce Oilers from NHL post-season with 3-2 win in qualifying play

EDMONTON — The Chicago Blackhawks channelled the grit of veterans Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane and Corey Crawford to outwork and outhustle the hub-city host Edmonton Oilers right out of the NHL's post-season tournament on Friday.

Lightning-Flyers, Avalanche-Golden Knights are for top seeds

Jon Cooper wants to stop the conversation now: Steven Stamkos isn't fit to play until he says so. The coach of the Tampa Bay Lightning ruled out Stamkos for his team's final round-robin game Saturday against the Philadelphia Flyers (8 p.m.
Canadiens upset Penguins 2-0 to advance to first round of NHL playoffs

Canadiens upset Penguins 2-0 to advance to first round of NHL playoffs

TORONTO — Barely making the cut for the NHL's 24-team return to play, few hockey observers gave the Montreal Canadiens much of a chance in the qualification round against the Pittsburgh Penguins.