NHL Teams for the 2017-2018 season

Below are the 2018 NHL Playoff Predictions. Remember these are just predictions. A lot can change from now till the end of the season. The Pittsburgh Penguins will squeak into the playoffs and be the #8 seed, getting them the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round. Only 3 teams from the Atlantic will make the playoffs. In the Western conference, the Chicago Blackhawks will also squek into the playoffs as the #8 seed and face the Vegas Golden Knights and end Vegas’ dream season in the 1st round with an upset.

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2018 NHL Playoff Predictions

2018 Eastern Conference Playoffs

Playoff Round 1

#1 seed Tampa Bay Lightning vs #8 seed Pittsburgh Penguins Tampa wins (4-2)

#2 seed Washington Capitals vs #7 seed New York Rangers Washington wins (4-1)

Division Match-ups

#2 Boston Bruins vs #3 Toronto Maple Leafs Toronto wins (4-2)

#2 Columbus Blue Jackets vs #3 New Jersey Devils Columbus wins (4-3)

Playoff Round 2

Washington Capitals vs Columbus Blue Jackets Washington wins (4-3)

Tamapa Bay Lightning vs Toronto Maple Leafs Tampa wins (4-2)

Eastern Conference Finals

Washington Capitals vs Tampa Bay Lightning Tampa wins (4-2)



2018 Western Conference Playoffs

Playoff Round 1

#1 seed Vegas Golden Knights vs #8 seed Chicago Blackhawks Chicago wins (4-3)

#2 seed Winnipeg Jets vs #7 seed Dallas Stars Winnipeg wins (4-2)

Division Match-ups

#2 Nashville Predators vs #3 St. Louis Blues Nashville wins (4-3)

#2 LA Kings vs #3 Calgary Flames LA wins (4-2)

Playoff Round 2

Nashville Predators vs Winnipeg Jets Nashville wins (4-3)

LA Kings vs Chicago Blackhawks LA wins (4-2)

Western Conference Finals

LA Kings vs Nashville Predators Nashville wins (4-2)

2018 Stanley Cup Finals

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Nashville Predators Tampa Wins (4-2)


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