May 13, 2013
NHL announces playoff schedule for second round
By QMI Agency

Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist makes a save on Bruins centre Patrice Bergeron during regular-season NHL action in Boston on Feb. 12, 2013. (Brian Snyder/Reuters/Files)

The NHL released the playoff schedule for the second round on Monday night following the series wins by the Bruins and Rangers.

The Ottawa Senators will open up their series in Pittsburgh Tuesday, followed by the California matchup featuring the San Jose Sharks and Los Angeles Kings.

The Detroit Red Wings fly to Chicago to take on the Blackhawks Wednesday in an Original Six series.

Wrapping up their series wins in seven games Monday night, the Boston Bruins host the New York Rangers on Thursday.

2013 EASTERN CONFERENCE QUARTERFINALS
No. 1 Penguins vs. No. 7 Senators
Ottawa at Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Ottawa at Pittsburgh, Friday, May 17, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Ottawa, Sunday, May 19, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Ottawa, Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
*Ottawa at Pittsburgh, Friday, May 24, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
*Pittsburgh at Ottawa, Sunday, May 26, 2013, TBD
*Ottawa at Pittsburgh, Tuesday, May 28, 2013, TBD

No. 4 Bruins vs. No. 6 Rangers
NY Rangers at Boston, Thursday, May 16, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
NY Rangers at Boston, Sunday, May 19, 2013, 3:00 p.m.
Boston at NY Rangers, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Boston at NY Rangers, Thursday, May 23, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
*NY Rangers at Boston, Saturday, May 25, 2013, TBD
*Boston at NY Rangers, Monday, May 27, 2013, TBD
*NY Rangers at Boston, Wednesday, May 29, 2013, TBD

2013 WESTERN CONFERENCE QUARTERFINALS
No. 1 Blackhawks vs. No. 7 Red Wings
Detroit at Chicago, Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 8 p.m.
Detroit at Chicago, Saturday, May 18, 2013, 1 p.m.
Chicago at Detroit, Monday, May 20, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Chicago at Detroit, Thursday, May 23, 2013, 8 p.m.
*Detroit at Chicago, Saturday, May 25, 2013, TBD
*Chicago at Detroit, Monday, May 27, 2013, TBD
*Detroit at Chicago, Wednesday, May 29, 2013, TBD

No. 5 Kings vs. No. 6 Sharks
San Jose at Los Angeles, Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 10 p.m.
San Jose at Los Angeles, Thursday, May 16, 2013, 10 p.m.
Los Angeles at San Jose, Saturday, May 18, 2013, 9 p.m.
Los Angeles at San Jose, Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 10 p.m.
*San Jose at Los Angeles, Thursday, May 23, 2013, 10:30 p.m.
*Los Angeles at San Jose, Sunday, May 26, 2013, TBD
*San Jose at Los Angeles, Tuesday, May 28, 2013, TBD

* - if necessary



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