An NHL lockout shortened the season from 82 to 48 games.
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 QuarterfinalsBest of 7-game series
|5/7||at Philadelphia (2)||L|| 3-4 |
|5/8||at Philadelphia (2)||L||1-3||0-2|
|5/10||vs Philadelphia (2)||W||3-1||1-2|
|5/12||vs Philadelphia (2)||L||2-4||1-3|
|5/14||at Philadelphia (2)||L||4-6||1-4|