The Western Conference Final between the Colorado Avalanche and the Edmonton Oilers kicked off the 2022 NHL Conference Finals on Tuesday,

May 31 at Pepsi Center in Denver. The Eastern Conference Final, which pitted the New York Rangers against the Tampa Bay Lightning,

got underway at Madison Square Garden in New York on Wednesday, June 1.

The victor of the Eastern Conference final series between the New York Rangers and the Tampa Bay Lightning will face the Colorado Avalanche in the Stanley Cup Final in 2021-22.

2022 NHL playoff schedule: Eastern Conference Final NEW YORK RANGERS v. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING (Series tied 2-2) Game 1 – Rangers 6, Lightning 2 Game 2 – Rangers 3, Lightning 2 Game 3 – Lightning 3, Rangers 2 Game 4 – Lightning 4, Rangers 1 Game 5 – June 9: Lightning at Rangers, 8 p.m. ET, (ESPN, SN, CBC, TVAS) Game 6 – June 11: Rangers at Lightning, 8 p.m. ET, (ESPN, SN, CBC, TVAS) *Game 7 – June 14: Lightning at Rangers, 8 p.m. ET, (ESPN, SN, CBC, TVAS) * If necessary

2022 NHL playoff schedule: Western Conference Final EDMONTON OILERS v. COLORADO AVALANCHE (COL wins series 4-0) Game 1 – Avalanche 8, Oilers 6 Game 2 – Avalanche 4, Oilers 0 Game 3 – Avalanche 4, Oilers 2 Game 4 – Avalanche 6, Oilers 5 (OT)

2022 NHL playoff schedule: Second Round – Eastern Conference NEW YORK RANGERS v. CAROLINA HURRICANES (NYR wins series 4-3)  Game 1 – Hurricanes 2, Rangers 1 (OT) Game 2 – Hurricanes 2, Rangers 0 Game 3 – Rangers 3, Hurricanes 1 Game 4 – Rangers 4, Hurricanes 1 Game 5 – Hurricanes 3, Rangers 1 Game 6 – Rangers 5, Hurricanes 2 Game 7 – Rangers 6, Hurricanes 2

FLORIDA PANTHERS v. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING (TB wins series 4-0) Game 1 – Lightning 4, Panthers 1 Game 2 – Lightning 2, Panthers 1 Game 3 – Lightning 5, Panthers 1 Game 4 – Lightning 2, Panthers 0

2022 NHL playoff schedule: Second Round – Western Conference COLORADO AVALANCHE v. ST. LOUIS BLUES (COL wins series 4-2)  Game 1 – Avalanche 3, Blues 2 (OT) Game 2 – Blues 4, Avalanche 1 Game 3 – Avalanche 5, Blues 2 Game 4 – Avalanche 6, Blues 3 Game 5 – Blues 5, Avalanche 4 (OT) Game 6 – Avalanche 3, Blues 2

CALGARY FLAMES v. EDMONTON OILERS (EDM wins series 4-1)  Game 1 – Flames 9, Oilers 6 Game 2 – Oilers 5, Flames 3 Game 3 – Oilers 4, Flames 1 Game 4 – Oilers 5, Flames 3 Game 5 – Oilers 5, Flames 4 (OT)

First Round – Eastern Conference FLORIDA PANTHERS v. WASHINGTON CAPITALS (FLA wins series 4-2) Game 1: Capitals 4, Panthers 2 Game 2: Panthers 5, Capitals 1 Game 3: Capitals 6, Panthers 1 Game 4: Panthers 3, Capitals 2 (OT) Game 5: Panthers 5, Capitals 3 Game 6: Panthers 4, Capitals 3 (OT)

CAROLINA HURRICANES v. BOSTON BRUINS (CAR wins series 4-3) Game 1: Hurricanes 5, Bruins 1 Game 2: Hurricanes 5, Bruins 2 Game 3: Bruins 4, Hurricanes 2 Game 4: Bruins 5, Hurricanes 2 Game 5: Hurricanes 5, Bruins 1 Game 6: Bruins 5, Hurricanes 2 Game 7: Hurricanes 3, Bruins 2

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS v. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING (TBL wins series 4-3) Game 1: Maple Leafs 5, Lightning 0 Game 2: Lightning 5, Maple Leafs 3 Game 3: Maple Leafs 5, Lightning 2 Game 4: Lightning 7, Maple Leafs 3 Game 5: Maple Leafs 4, Lightning 3 Game 6: Lightning 4, Maple Leafs 3 (OT) Game 7: Lightning 2, Maple Leafs 1

NEW YORK RANGERS v. PITTSBURGH PENGUINS (NYR wins series 4-3) Game 1: Penguins 4, Rangers 3 (3OT) Game 2: Rangers 5, Penguins 2 Game 3: Penguins 7, Rangers 4 Game 4: Penguins 7, Rangers 2 Game 5: Rangers 5, Penguins 3 Game 6: Rangers 5, Penguins 3 Game 7: Rangers 4, Penguins 3 (OT)

First Round – Western Conference COLORADO AVALANCHE v. NASHVILLE PREDATORS (COL wins series 4-0) Game 1: Avalanche 7, Predators 2 Game 2: Avalanche 2, Predators 1 (OT) Game 3: Avalanche 7, Predators 3 Game 4: Avalanche 5, Predators 3

CALGARY FLAMES v. DALLAS STARS (CGY wins series 4-3) Game 1: Flames 1, Stars 0 Game 2: Stars 2, Flames 0 Game 3: Stars 4, Flames 2 Game 4: Flames 4, Stars 1 Game 5: Flames 3, Stars 1 Game 6: Stars 4, Flames 2 Game 7: Flames 3, Stars 2 (OT)

EDMONTON OILERS vs. LOS ANGELES KINGS (EDM win series 4-3) Game 1: Kings 4, Oilers 3 Game 2: Oilers 6, Kings 0 Game 3: Oilers 8, Kings 2 Game 4: Kings 4, Oilers 0 Game 5: Kings 5, Oilers 4 (OT) Game 6: Oilers 4, Kings 2 Game 7: Oilers 2, Kings 0

MINNESOTA WILD v. ST. LOUIS BLUES (STL wins series 4-2) Game 1: Blues 4, Wild 0 Game 2: Wild 6, Blues 2 Game 3: Wild 5, Blues 1 Game 4: Blues 5, Wild 2 Game 5: Blues 5, Wild 2 Game 6: Blues 5, Wild 1