Quarter-Finals
Semi-Finals
Conf. Finals
Stanley Cup
PIT 2
MTL 4
PHI 1
BUF 4
WAS 4
BOS 2
NJ 2
OTT 4
DAL 4
SJ 2
COL 3
EDM 4
DET 4
PHX 2
STL 4
LAK 0
BUF 4
MTL 0
WAS 4
OTT 1
DAL 4
EDM 1
DET 4
STL 2
WAS 4
BUF 2
DAL 2
DET 4
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DET 4
WAS 0
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Pairings are re-seeded after the first round. The highest remaining seed in each conference is matched against the lowest remaining seed and the higher-seeded team is awarded home ice advantage. In the Stanley Cup Finals series, home ice is determined based on regular season points

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/23 Los Angeles 3-8 St. Louis STL 1-0
4/25 Los Angeles 1-2 St. Louis STL 2-0
4/27 St. Louis 4-3 Los Angeles STL 3-0
4/29 St. Louis 2-1 Los Angeles STL 4-0

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/22 Phoenix 3-6 Detroit DET 1-0
4/24 Phoenix 7-4 Detroit Tied 1-1
4/26 Detroit 2-3 Phoenix PHX 2-1
4/28 Detroit 4-2 Phoenix Tied 2-2
4/30 Phoenix 1-3 Detroit DET 3-2
5/3 Detroit 5-2 Phoenix DET 4-2

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/22 Edmonton 3-2 Colorado EDM 1-0
4/24 Edmonton 2-5 Colorado Tied 1-1
4/26 Colorado 5-4
OT
Edmonton COL 2-1
4/28 Colorado 3-1 Edmonton COL 3-1
4/30 Edmonton 3-1 Colorado COL 3-2
5/2 Colorado 0-2 Edmonton Tied 3-3
5/4 Edmonton 4-0 Colorado EDM 4-3

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/22 San Jose 1-4 Dallas DAL 1-0
4/24 San Jose 2-5 Dallas DAL 2-0
4/26 Dallas 1-4 San Jose DAL 2-1
4/28 Dallas 0-1
OT
San Jose Tied 2-2
4/30 San Jose 2-3 Dallas DAL 3-2
5/2 Dallas 3-2
OT
San Jose DAL 4-2

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/22 Ottawa 2-1
OT
New Jersey OTT 1-0
4/24 Ottawa 1-3 New Jersey Tied 1-1
4/26 New Jersey 1-2
OT
Ottawa OTT 2-1
4/28 New Jersey 3-4 Ottawa OTT 3-1
4/30 Ottawa 1-3 New Jersey OTT 3-2
5/2 New Jersey 1-3 Ottawa OTT 4-2

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/22 Boston 1-3 Washington WAS 1-0
4/24 Boston 4-3
2OT
Washington Tied 1-1
4/26 Washington 3-2
2OT
Boston WAS 2-1
4/28 Washington 3-0 Boston WAS 3-1
5/1 Boston 4-0 Washington WAS 3-2
5/3 Washington 3-2
OT
Boston WAS 4-2

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/22 Buffalo 3-2 Philadelphia BUF 1-0
4/24 Buffalo 2-3 Philadelphia Tied 1-1
4/27 Philadelphia 1-6 Buffalo BUF 2-1
4/29 Philadelphia 1-4 Buffalo BUF 3-1
5/1 Buffalo 3-2
OT
Philadelphia BUF 4-1

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/23 Montreal 3-2
OT
Pittsburgh MTL 1-0
4/25 Montreal 1-4 Pittsburgh Tied 1-1
4/27 Pittsburgh 1-3 Montreal MTL 2-1
4/29 Pittsburgh 6-3 Montreal Tied 2-2
5/1 Montreal 5-2 Pittsburgh MTL 3-2
5/3 Pittsburgh 0-3 Montreal MTL 4-2

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/8 St. Louis 4-2 Detroit STL 1-0
5/10 St. Louis 1-6 Detroit Tied 1-1
5/12 Detroit 3-2
2OT
St. Louis DET 2-1
5/14 Detroit 5-2 St. Louis DET 3-1
5/17 St. Louis 3-1 Detroit DET 3-2
5/19 Detroit 6-1 St. Louis DET 4-2

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/7 Edmonton 1-3 Dallas DAL 1-0
5/9 Edmonton 2-0 Dallas Tied 1-1
5/11 Dallas 1-0
OT
Edmonton DAL 2-1
5/13 Dallas 3-1 Edmonton DAL 3-1
5/16 Edmonton 1-2 Dallas DAL 4-1

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/7 Ottawa 2-4 Washington WAS 1-0
5/9 Ottawa 1-6 Washington WAS 2-0
5/11 Washington 3-4 Ottawa WAS 2-1
5/13 Washington 2-0 Ottawa WAS 3-1
5/15 Ottawa 0-3 Washington WAS 4-1

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/8 Montreal 2-3
OT
Buffalo BUF 1-0
5/10 Montreal 3-6 Buffalo BUF 2-0
5/12 Buffalo 5-4
2OT
Montreal BUF 3-0
5/14 Buffalo 3-1 Montreal BUF 4-0

Conference Finals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/24 Detroit 2-0 Dallas DET 1-0
5/26 Detroit 1-3 Dallas Tied 1-1
5/29 Dallas 3-5 Detroit DET 2-1
5/31 Dallas 2-3 Detroit DET 3-1
6/3 Detroit 2-3
OT
Dallas DET 3-2
6/5 Dallas 0-2 Detroit DET 4-2

Conference Finals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/23 Buffalo 2-0 Washington BUF 1-0
5/25 Buffalo 2-3
OT
Washington Tied 1-1
5/28 Washington 4-3
OT
Buffalo WAS 2-1
5/30 Washington 2-0 Buffalo WAS 3-1
6/2 Buffalo 2-1 Washington WAS 3-2
6/4 Washington 3-2
OT
Buffalo WAS 4-2

Stanley Cup Finals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
6/9 Washington 1-2 Detroit DET 1-0
6/11 Washington 4-5
OT
Detroit DET 2-0
6/13 Detroit 2-1 Washington DET 3-0
6/16 Detroit 4-1 Washington DET 4-0