NHL Quarterfinal Playoff Schedule Released

After a very busy final day of the NHL season in which every single team played a game, the 2012 playoff quarterfinal schedule has been released. Prepare your DVRs and social lives appropriately. All games will be televised on one of the networks of NBC: NBC, NBC Sports Network, CNBC or NHL Network. An asterisk (*) denotes if necessary and those games have not been assigned to networks yet. Note that all times are Eastern. In Canada, CBC will handle all broadcasting duties.

Eastern Conference

1 New York Rangers vs 8 Ottawa Senators

April 12: 7 p.m. in New York–NHL Network

April 14: 7 p.m. in New York–NBC Sports Network

April 16 7:30 p.m. in Ottawa–CNBC

April 18 7:30 p.m. in Ottawa–CNBC

*April 21 7 p.m. in New York

*April 23 to be determined in Ottawa

*April 26 to be determined in New York

2 Boston Bruins vs 7 Washington Capitals

April 12 7:30 p.m. in Boston–NBC Sports Network

April 14 3 p.m. in Boston–NBC

April 16 7:30 p.m. in Washington–NBC Sports Network

April 19 7:30 p.m. in Washington–NBC Sports Network

*April 21 3 p.m. in Boston–NBC

*April 22 to be determined in Washington

*April 25 to be determined in Boston

3 Florida Panthers vs 6 New Jersey Devils

April 13 7 p.m. in Florida–NHL Network

April 15 7:30 p.m. in Florida–NBC Sports Network

April 17 7 p.m. in New Jersey–NHL Network

April 19 7 p.m. in New Jersey–NHL Network

*April 21 6:30 p.m. in Florida–NHL Network

*April 24 to be determined in New Jersey

*April 26 to be determined in Florida

4 Pittsburgh Penguins  vs 5 Philadelphia Flyers

April 11 7:30 p.m. in Pittsburgh–NBC Sports Network

April 13 7:30 p.m. in Pittsburgh–NBC Sports Network

April 15 3 p.m. in Philadelphia–NBC

April 18 7:30 p.m. in Philadelphia–NBC Sports Network

*April 20 7:30 p.m. in Pittsburgh–NBC Sports Network

*April 22 to be determined in Philadelphia

*April 24 to be determined in Pittsburgh

Western Conference

1 Vancouver Canucks vs 8 Los Angeles Kings

April 11 10:30 p.m. in Vancouver–NBC Sports Network

April 13 10 p.m. in Vancouver–NBC Sports Network

April 15 10:30 p.m. in Los Angeles–NBC Sports Network

April 18 10 p.m. in Los Angeles–NBC Sports Network

*April 22 to be determined in Vancouver

*April 24 to be determined in Los Angeles

*April 26 to be determined in Vancouver

2 St. Louis Blues vs 7 San Jose Sharks

April 12 7:30 p.m. in St. Louis–CNBC

April 14 7:30 p.m. in St. Louis–CNBC

April 16 10 p.m. in San Jose–NBC Sports Network

April 19 10:30 p.m. in San Jose–NBC Sports Network

*April 21 7:30 p.m. in St. Louis–CNBC

*April 23 to be determined in San Jose

*April 25 to be determined in St. Louis

3 Phoenix Coyotes vs 6 Chicago Blackhawks

April 12 10 p.m. in Phoenix–NBC Sports Network

April 14 10 p.m. in Phoenix–NBC Sports Network

April 17 9 p.m. in Chicago–CNBC

April 19 8 p.m. in Chicago–CNBC

*April 21 10 p.m. in Phoenix–NBC Sports Network

*April 23 to be determined in Chicago

*April 25 to be determined in Phoenix

4 Nashville Predators vs 5 Detroit Red Wings

April 11 8 p.m. in Nashville–CNBC

April 13 7:30 p.m. in Nashville–CNBC

April 15 12 p.m. in Detroit–NBC

April 17 7:30 p.m. in Detroit–NBC Sports Network

*April 20 8 p.m. in Nashville–CNBC

*April 22 to be determined in Detroit

*April 24 to be determined in Nashville

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