The NHL Playoffs Are Here – Eastern & Western Conference Matchups

The match-ups for the eight Conference Quarter-Final series of the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs are set, having hinged on the 1,230th and final game of the regular-season schedule for the second consecutive year.

 

The San Jose Sharks defeated the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 in overtime to clinch the No. 7 seed in the Western Conference, dropping the Kings to the No. 8 seed. The game capped a frenetic final day with all 30 NHL clubs in action over 12 hours, during which the Presidents’ Trophy, two division titles, one conference title, seven of eight playoff match-ups and 11 of 16 playoff seeds were determined.

 

 

The match-ups for the Conference Quarter-Final round of the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs are:

 

 

Eastern Conference

 

1 NY RANGERS VS 8 OTTAWA
 2 BOSTON VS 7 WASHINGTON
 3 FLORIDA VS 6 NEW JERSEY
 4 PITTSBURGH VS 5 PHILADELPHIA

 

Western Conference

 

1 VANCOUVER VS 8 LOS ANGELES
 2 ST. LOUIS VS 7 SAN JOSE
 3 PHOENIX VS 6 CHICAGO
 4 NASHVILLE VS 5 DETROIT

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