NHL releases schedule for 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Let's go! Drop the puck, boys!


This just in, the NHL has released its schedule for six of the league's eight playoff matchups. The remaining two West Division matchups and schedules will be determined following tonight's regular season game between the Colorado Avalanche and Los Angeles Kings.

From the NHL:

NEW YORK (May 13, 2021) – The National Hockey League today announced the schedule scenarios, starting times and national broadcast information for the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round based on the outcome of tonight’s Los Angeles Kings-Colorado Avalanche game. The 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round will begin Saturday, May 15 with Game 1 between the Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals at 7:15 p.m. ET (NBC, SN, CBC, TVAS). All times listed are ET and subject to change.

And now... feast your eyes upon the official schedule:

Drop the puck, boys! It's playoff time!