NHL Playoff update for this season has already had some surprises. To read more about this season’s playoffs, be sure to visit our NHL Trade Activity post leading up to the playoffs.
NHL trade activity has been quite active. So, every year there are deals that happen early and some happen minutes before the trade deadline.
So the NHL playoff picture begins as the regular season is officially over. With some surprises in a few of the final games of the season, let’s take a look at some of the matchups today.
Last night, the Pittsburgh Penguins repeat as back-to-back Stanley Cup Champs. Although the Nashville Predators were the lowest seed in the Western conference, they played well enough to get to the Stanley Cup finals.
With the Nashville Predators win against the Anaheim Ducks, they are heading to their first Stanley Cup finals. In the first place, the Predators were considered the underdogs against the Ducks in the Western Conference finals.