When did the Stanley Cup playoffs start in 2011?

When did the Stanley Cup playoffs start in 2011?

2011 Stanley Cup playoffs From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs of the National Hockey League (NHL) began on April 13, 2011, after the conclusion of the 2010–11 NHL regular season.

When did Chicago eliminate Vancouver in the second round of the NHL playoffs?

Chicago previously eliminated Vancouver in the second round in both 2009 and 2010; both of those series went to six games. After losing the first three games of the series, Chicago won the next three. This was the seventh time in NHL history that a team forced a seventh game after trailing 3–0 in a playoff series.

Who was the second seed in the Stanley Cup playoffs?

The Philadelphia Flyers entered the playoffs as the second seed in the Eastern Conference after winning the Atlantic Division with 106 points, winning the tiebreaker over the Pittsburgh Penguins on regulation + overtime wins (44 to 39). The Buffalo Sabres earned the seventh seed with 96 points, losing the tiebreaker to Montreal on wins (43 to 44).

When did the 2011-12 NHL season end?

2011–12 NHL season League National Hockey League Sport Ice hockey Duration October 6, 2011 – June 11, 2012 Number of games 82

What was the NHL realignment plan for 2011?

In December 2011, the board of governors eventually approved a proposed realignment for the following season, which would result in four conferences with the first two rounds of the playoffs being divisional, but this was rejected by the NHL Players’ Association (NHLPA).

Where was the NHL Winter Classic held in 2012?

The 2012 NHL Winter Classic was held at the Citizens Bank Park baseball stadium in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on Monday, January 2, 2012. This season, the Philadelphia Flyers hosted the New York Rangers. It was the first Winter Classic game for the Rangers and the second for the Flyers.

Who are the teams in the Stanley Cup playoffs?

Team Statistics Table Rk Team GP W W-L% 1 Boston Bruins 25 16 .640 2 Vancouver Canucks 25 15 .600 3 Tampa Bay Lightning 18 11 .611 4 San Jose Sharks 18 9 .500

What are the goals for and against in the NHL?

Goals For/Against include shootout wins/losses, and may not match actual goal totals shown elsewhere. Become a Stathead & surf this site ad-free.

When do the playoffs start for the NHL?

The matchups have been determined, and the combatants will ratchet up their quest for the Stanley Cup, with the NHL’s postseason beginning on Wednesday, April 13. TAMPA — Steven Stamkos said he expects to be ready to return, along with Nikita Kucherov, when the Tampa Bay Lightning open the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

How many teams are in the Stanley Cup playoffs?

There are 12 days left in the regular season and three of the 16 spots in the Stanley Cup Playoffs are available, one in the seven-team Scotia North Division, one in the eight-team Discover Central Division, and one in the eight-team Honda West Division. The four berths in the in eight-team MassMutual East Division have been clinched.