NHL Playoffs: Seeds, Matchups and TV Schedule

Mar 20, 2012; Dallas, TX, USA; Phoenix Coyotes defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson (23) celebrates his goal against the Dallas Stars during the third period at the American Airlines Center. The Stars defeated the Coyotes 4-3 in the overtime shootout. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-US PRESSWIRE

The Phoenix Coyotes (#3 seed) will take on the Chicago Blackhawks (#6 seed) in the first round of the 2011-2012 NHL Playoffs. Here is a list of the seeds, matchups and TV schedule for the entire first round of the NHL playoffs.

SERIES A #1 NY Rangers vs. #8 Ottawa Senators

Thursday, April 12, 2012 4 p.m. Ottawa at NY Rangers NHL Network, CBC

Saturday, April 14, 2012 4 p.m. Ottawa at NY Rangers NBC Sports Network, CBC

Monday, April 16, 2012 4:30 p.m. NY Rangers at Ottawa CBC, CNBC

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 4:30 p.m. NY Rangers at Ottawa CBC, CNBC

*Saturday, April 21, 2012 4 p.m. Ottawa at NY Rangers NBC Sports Network, CBC

*Monday, April 23, 2012 TBD NY Rangers at Ottawa TBD

*Thursday, April 26, 2012 TBD Ottawa at NY Rangers TBD

SERIES B #2 Boston vs. #7 Washington

Thursday, April 12, 2012 4:30 p.m. Washington at Boston NBC Sports Network, CBC

Saturday, April 14, 2012 11 a.m. Washington at Boston NBC, CBC

Monday, April 16, 2012 4:30 p.m. Boston at Washington NBC Sports Network, CBC

Thursday, April 19, 2012 4:30 p.m. Boston at Washington NBC Sports Network, CBC

*Saturday, April 21, 2012 11 a.m. Washington at Boston NBC, CBC

*Sunday, April 22, 2012 TBD Boston at Washington TBD

*Wednesday, April 25, 2012 TBD Washington at Boston TBD

SERIES C #3 Florida vs. #6 New Jersey

Friday, April 13, 2012 4 p.m. New Jersey at Florida NHL Network, TSN

Sunday, April 15, 2012 4:30 p.m. New Jersey at Florida NBC Sports Network, TSN

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 4 p.m. Florida at New Jersey NHL Network, TSN

Thursday, April 19, 2012 4 p.m. Florida at New Jersey NHL Network, TSN

*Saturday, April 21, 2012 3:30 p.m. New Jersey at Florida NHL Network, TSN

*Tuesday, April 24, 2012 TBD Florida at New Jersey TBD

*Thursday, April 26, 2012 TBD New Jersey at Florida TBD

SERIES D #4 Pittsburgh vs. #5 Philadelphia

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 4:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Pittsburgh NBC Sports Network, TSN

Friday, April 13, 2012 4:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Pittsburgh NBC Sports Network, TSN

Sunday, April 15, 2012 11 a.m. Pittsburgh at Philadelphia NBC, TSN

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 4:30 p.m. Pittsburgh at Philadelphia NBC Sports Network, TSN

*Friday, April 20, 2012 4:30 p.m. Philadelphia at Pittsburgh NBC Sports Network, TSN

*Sunday, April 22, 2012 TBD Pittsburgh at Philadelphia TBD

*Tuesday, April 24, 2012 TBD Philadelphia at Pittsburgh TBD

SERIES E #1 Vancouver vs. #8 Los Angeles

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 7:30 p.m. Los Angeles at Vancouver CBC, NBC Sports Network

Friday, April 13, 2012 10 p.m. Los Angeles at Vancouver CBC, NBC Sports Network

Sunday, April 15, 2012 7:30 p.m. Vancouver at Los Angeles NBC Sports Network, CBC

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 7 p.m. Vancouver at Los Angeles NBC Sports Network, CBC

*Sunday, April 22, 2012 TBD Los Angeles at Vancouver TBD

*Tuesday, April 24, 2012 TBD Vancouver at Los Angeles TBD

*Thursday, April 26, 2012 TBD Los Angeles at Vancouver TBD

SERIES F #2 St. Louis vs. #7 San Jose

Thursday, April 12, 2012 4:30 p.m. San Jose at St. Louis CNBC, TSN

Saturday, April 14, 2012 4:30 p.m. San Jose at St. Louis CNBC, TSN

Monday, April 16, 2012 7 p.m. St. Louis at San Jose NBC Sports Network, TSN

Thursday, April 19, 2012 7:30 p.m. St. Louis at San Jose NBC Sports Network, TSN

*Saturday, April 21, 2012 4:30 p.m. San Jose at St. Louis CNBC, TSN

*Monday, April 23, 2012 TBD St. Louis at San Jose TBD

*Wednesday, April 25, 2012 TBD San Jose at St. Louis TBD

SERIES G #3 Phoenix vs. #6 Chicago

Thursday, April 12, 2012 7 p.m. Chicago at Phoenix NBC Sports Network, TSN

Saturday, April 14, 2012 7 p.m. Chicago at Phoenix NBC Sports Network, TSN

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 6 p.m. Phoenix at Chicago CNBC, TSN

Thursday, April 19, 2012 5 p.m. Phoenix at Chicago CNBC, TSN

*Saturday, April 21, 2012 7 p.m. Chicago at Phoenix NBC Sports Network, TSN

*Monday, April 23, 2012 TBD Phoenix at Chicago TBD

*Wednesday, April 25, 2012 TBD Chicago at Phoenix TBD

SERIES H #4 Nashville vs. #5 Detroit

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 5 p.m. Detroit at Nashville CNBC, CBC

Friday, April 13, 2012 1:30 p.m. Detroit at Nashville CNBC, CBC

Sunday, April 15, 2012 9 a.m. Nashville at Detroit NBC, CBC

Tuesday, April 17, 2012 1:30 p.m. Nashville at Detroit NBC Sports Network, CBC

*Friday, April 20, 2012 2 p.m. Detroit at Nashville CNBC, CBC

*Sunday, April 22, 2012 TBD Nashville at Detroit TBD

*Tuesday, April 24, 2012 TBD Detroit at Nashville TBD

* if necessary
TBD - To Be Determined
All game times PST

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Arizona

You must be a member of SB Nation Arizona to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Arizona. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Arizona

You must be a member of SB Nation Arizona to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Arizona. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.