A labor dispute shortened the season from 82 to 48 games.
Quarter-Finals
Semi-Finals
Conf. Finals
Stanley Cup
MTL 1
OTT 4
PIT 4
NYI 2
WAS 3
NYR 4
BOS 4
TOR 3
CHI 4
MIN 1
ANA 3
DET 4
STL 2
LAK 4
VBC 0
SJ 4
PIT 4
OTT 1
BOS 4
NYR 1
CHI 4
DET 3
LAK 4
SJ 3
PIT 0
BOS 4
CHI 4
LAK 1
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CHI 4
BOS 2
Champ
CHI
2012-13 NHL Champion Chicago Blackhawks
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
5/1 San Jose 3-1 Vancouver SJ 1-0
5/3 San Jose 3-2
OT
Vancouver SJ 2-0
5/5 Vancouver 2-5 San Jose SJ 3-0
5/7 Vancouver 3-4
OT
San Jose SJ 4-0

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/30 Los Angeles 1-2
OT
St. Louis STL 1-0
5/2 Los Angeles 1-2 St. Louis STL 2-0
5/4 St. Louis 0-1 Los Angeles STL 2-1
5/6 St. Louis 3-4 Los Angeles Tied 2-2
5/8 Los Angeles 3-2
OT
St. Louis LAK 3-2
5/10 St. Louis 1-2 Los Angeles LAK 4-2

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/30 Detroit 1-3 Anaheim ANA 1-0
5/2 Detroit 5-4
OT
Anaheim Tied 1-1
5/4 Anaheim 4-0 Detroit ANA 2-1
5/6 Anaheim 2-3
OT
Detroit Tied 2-2
5/8 Detroit 2-3
OT
Anaheim ANA 3-2
5/10 Anaheim 3-4
OT
Detroit Tied 3-3
5/12 Detroit 3-2 Anaheim DET 4-3

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
4/30 Minnesota 1-2
OT
Chicago CHI 1-0
5/3 Minnesota 2-5 Chicago CHI 2-0
5/5 Chicago 2-3
OT
Minnesota CHI 2-1
5/7 Chicago 3-0 Minnesota CHI 3-1
5/9 Minnesota 1-5 Chicago CHI 4-1

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/1 Toronto 1-4 Boston BOS 1-0
5/4 Toronto 4-2 Boston Tied 1-1
5/6 Boston 5-2 Toronto BOS 2-1
5/8 Boston 4-3
OT
Toronto BOS 3-1
5/10 Toronto 2-1 Boston BOS 3-2
5/12 Boston 1-2 Toronto Tied 3-3
5/13 Toronto 4-5
OT
Boston BOS 4-3

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/2 NY Rangers 1-3 Washington WAS 1-0
5/4 NY Rangers 0-1
OT
Washington WAS 2-0
5/6 Washington 3-4 NY Rangers WAS 2-1
5/8 Washington 3-4 NY Rangers Tied 2-2
5/10 NY Rangers 1-2
OT
Washington WAS 3-2
5/12 Washington 0-1 NY Rangers Tied 3-3
5/13 NY Rangers 5-0 Washington NYR 4-3

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/1 NY Islanders 0-5 Pittsburgh PIT 1-0
5/3 NY Islanders 4-3 Pittsburgh Tied 1-1
5/5 Pittsburgh 5-4
OT
NY Islanders PIT 2-1
5/7 Pittsburgh 4-6 NY Islanders Tied 2-2
5/9 NY Islanders 0-4 Pittsburgh PIT 3-2
5/11 Pittsburgh 4-3
OT
NY Islanders PIT 4-2

Conference Quarterfinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/2 Ottawa 4-2 Montreal OTT 1-0
5/3 Ottawa 1-3 Montreal Tied 1-1
5/5 Montreal 1-6 Ottawa OTT 2-1
5/7 Montreal 2-3
OT
Ottawa OTT 3-1
5/9 Ottawa 6-1 Montreal OTT 4-1

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/14 San Jose 0-2 Los Angeles LAK 1-0
5/16 San Jose 3-4 Los Angeles LAK 2-0
5/18 Los Angeles 1-2
OT
San Jose LAK 2-1
5/21 Los Angeles 1-2 San Jose Tied 2-2
5/23 San Jose 0-3 Los Angeles LAK 3-2
5/26 Los Angeles 1-2 San Jose Tied 3-3
5/28 San Jose 1-2 Los Angeles LAK 4-3

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/15 Detroit 1-4 Chicago CHI 1-0
5/18 Detroit 4-1 Chicago Tied 1-1
5/20 Chicago 1-3 Detroit DET 2-1
5/23 Chicago 0-2 Detroit DET 3-1
5/25 Detroit 1-4 Chicago DET 3-2
5/27 Chicago 4-3 Detroit Tied 3-3
5/29 Detroit 1-2
OT
Chicago CHI 4-3

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/16 NY Rangers 2-3
OT
Boston BOS 1-0
5/19 NY Rangers 2-5 Boston BOS 2-0
5/21 Boston 2-1 NY Rangers BOS 3-0
5/23 Boston 3-4
OT
NY Rangers BOS 3-1
5/25 NY Rangers 1-3 Boston BOS 4-1

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
5/14 Ottawa 1-4 Pittsburgh PIT 1-0
5/17 Ottawa 3-4 Pittsburgh PIT 2-0
5/19 Pittsburgh 1-2
2OT
Ottawa PIT 2-1
5/22 Pittsburgh 7-3 Ottawa PIT 3-1
5/24 Ottawa 2-6 Pittsburgh PIT 4-1

Conference Finals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
6/1 Los Angeles 1-2 Chicago CHI 1-0
6/2 Los Angeles 2-4 Chicago CHI 2-0
6/4 Chicago 1-3 Los Angeles CHI 2-1
6/6 Chicago 3-2 Los Angeles CHI 3-1
6/8 Los Angeles 3-4
2OT
Chicago CHI 4-1

Conference Finals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
6/1 Boston 3-0 Pittsburgh BOS 1-0
6/3 Boston 6-1 Pittsburgh BOS 2-0
6/5 Pittsburgh 1-2
2OT
Boston BOS 3-0
6/7 Pittsburgh 0-1 Boston BOS 4-0

Stanley Cup Finals

Best of 7-game series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
6/12 Boston 3-4
3OT
Chicago CHI 1-0
6/15 Boston 2-1
OT
Chicago Tied 1-1
6/17 Chicago 0-2 Boston BOS 2-1
6/19 Chicago 6-5
OT
Boston Tied 2-2
6/22 Boston 1-3 Chicago CHI 3-2
6/24 Chicago 3-2 Boston CHI 4-2