Photo Credit: Tournament Brackets
The NHL regular season has officially come to a close. Tampa Bay walked away with the Presidents Trophy with 128 points, Boston and Calgary had 107. Below are the first round playoff matchups with my picks included. Also, the Lightning will NOT win the cup. You heard it here first.
Columbus v Tampa —> Tampa
Toronto v Boston —> Boston
Carolina v Washington —> Washington
NY Islanders v Pittsburgh —> Pittsburgh
Colorado v Calgary —> Calgary
Vegas v San Jose —> San Jose
St. Louis v Winnipeg —> Winnipeg
Dallas v Nashville —> Nashville
Playoffs begin Wednesday, April 10. The best time of the year is now, it will be exciting to see what all happens!