The NHL shared the “aggressive format” for the 24-team playoff setup in its return-to-play announcement, however there may very well be questions on how the 2020 NHL playoffs will work. We’re right here with solutions, schedules and extra.

There might be two days of exhibition video games beginning on July 28, whereas the qualifiers start Saturday, August 1. See a full schedule right here and under.

For extra on how they settled on every thing, together with the CBA and Return to Play settlement, click on right here.

How the 24-team playoff format works

The NHL shared the “aggressive format” for the 24-team playoff setup for the way the 2020 NHL playoffs will work. The “spherical robin” pertains to the seeding for the highest 4 groups in every convention. The “qualifying spherical” has beforehand been known as a “play-in” spherical. Toronto will host the  Jap Convention groups at Scotiabank Place, whereas Edmonton could have the Western Convention groups at Rogers Place.

Aggressive Format

In every Convention, groups seeded by factors proportion.

Spherical Robin: The highest Four groups play for First Spherical seeding (regular-season extra time guidelines in impact)

Qualifying Spherical: The remaining Eight groups play best-of-5 sequence to advance to the First Spherical (playoff extra time guidelines in impact)

First Spherical and Second Spherical: Format (seeding vs. bracket) and sequence lengths might be best-of-five.

Convention Finals and Stanley Cup Ultimate: Finest-of-7 sequence will happen at Rogers Place in Edmonton.

* The winners from the Qualifying Spherical play the highest Four seeds within the First Spherical. Particular person First Spherical sequence matchups stay to be decided.

RELATED: Ultimate standings, draft lottery outcomes

Stanley Cup playoffs schedule

EASTERN CONFERENCE (Scotiabank Place)

Spherical-robin

Sunday, Aug. 2Flyers vs. Bruins, Three p.m. ET – NBC
Monday, Aug. 3
Capitals vs. Lightning, Four p.m. ET – NBCSN
Wednesday, Aug. 5
Lightning vs. Bruins, Four p.m. ET – NBCSN
Thursday, Aug. 6
Capitals vs. Flyers, TBD
Saturday, Aug. 8Flyers vs. Lightning, TBD
Sunday, Aug. 9
Bruins vs. Capitals, TBD

(5) Pittsburgh Penguins vs. (12) Montreal Canadiens

Saturday, Aug. 1: Canadiens vs. Penguins, Eight p.m. ET – NBC
Monday, Aug. 3: Canadiens vs. Penguins, Eight p.m. ET – NBCSN
Wednesday, Aug. 5: Penguins vs. Canadiens, Eight p.m. ET – NBCSN
Friday, Aug. 7: Penguins vs. Canadiens*
Saturday, Aug. 8: Canadiens vs. Penguins*

(6) Carolina Hurricanes vs. (11) New York Rangers

Saturday, Aug. 1: Rangers vs. Hurricanes, 12 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Monday, Aug. 3: Rangers vs. Hurricanes, 12 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Tuesday, Aug. 4: Hurricanes vs. Rangers, Eight p.m. ET – NBCSN
Thursday, Aug. 6: Hurricanes vs. Rangers*
Saturday, Aug. 8: Rangers vs. Hurricanes*

(7) New York Islanders vs. (10) Florida Panthers

Saturday, Aug. 1: Panthers vs. Islanders, Four p.m. ET – NBCSN
Tuesday, Aug. 4: Panthers vs. Islanders, 12 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Wednesday, Aug. 5: Islanders vs. Panthers, 12 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Friday, Aug. 7: Islanders vs. Panthers*
Sunday, Aug. 9: Panthers vs. Islanders*

(8) Toronto Maple Leafs vs. (9) Columbus Blue Jackets

Sunday, Aug. 2: Blue Jackets vs. Maple Leafs, Eight p.m. ET – NBCSN
Tuesday, Aug. 4: Blue Jackets vs. Maple Leafs, Four p.m. ET – NBCSN
Thursday, Aug. 6: Maple Leafs vs. Blue Jackets, TBD
Friday, Aug. 7: Maple Leafs vs. Blue Jackets*, TBD
Sunday, Aug. 9: Blue Jackets vs. Maple Leafs*, TBD

WESTERN CONFERENCE (Rogers Place)

Spherical-robin

Sunday, Aug. 2: Blues vs. Avalanche, 6:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Monday, Aug. 3: Stars vs. Golden Knights, 6:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Wednesday, Aug. 5: Avalanche vs. Stars, 6:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Thursday, Aug. 6: Golden Knights vs. Blues, TBD
Saturday, Aug. 8: Golden Knights vs. Avalanche, TBD
Sunday, Aug. 9: Stars vs. Blues, TBD

(5) Edmonton Oilers vs. (12) Chicago Blackhawks

Saturday, Aug. 1: Blackhawks vs. Oilers, Three p.m. ET – NBC
Monday, Aug. 3: Blackhawks vs. Oilers, 10:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Wednesday, Aug. 5: Oilers vs. Blackhawks, 10:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Friday, Aug. 7: Oilers vs. Blackhawks*, TBD
Saturday, Aug. 8: Blackhawks vs. Oilers*, TBD

(6) Nashville Predators vs. (11) Arizona Coyotes

Sunday, Aug. 2: Coyotes vs. Predators, 2 p.m. ET – USA Community
Tuesday, Aug. 4: Coyotes vs. Predators, 2:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Wednesday, Aug. 5: Predators vs. Coyotes, 2:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Friday, Aug. 7: Predators vs. Coyotes*, TBD
Sunday, Aug. 9: Coyotes vs. Predators*, TBD

(7) Vancouver Canucks vs. (10) Minnesota Wild

Sunday, Aug. 2: Wild vs. Canucks, 10:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Tuesday, Aug. 4: Wild vs. Canucks, 10:45 p.m. ET – USA Community
Thursday, Aug. 6: Canucks vs. Wild, TBD
Friday, Aug. 7: Canucks vs. Wild*, TBD
Sunday, Aug. 9: Wild vs. Canucks*, TBD

(8) Calgary Flames vs. (9) Winnipeg Jets

Saturday, Aug. 1: Jets vs. Flames, 10:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Monday, Aug. 3: Jets vs. Flames, 2:30 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Tuesday, Aug. 4: Flames vs. Jets, 4:45 p.m. ET – NBCSN
Thursday, Aug. 6: Flames vs. Jets*, TBD
Saturday, Aug. 8: Jets vs. Flames*, TBD

* – if vital

Key Dates for 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, NHL Free Company, Draft

So, we simply lined how the 2020 NHL playoffs will work and the “the place” for the NHL’s playoff return to award a 2020 Stanley Cup. Let’s cowl the “when.”

July 13: Coaching camps open (Part 3) and 5 p.m. ET deadline for gamers to choose out
July 26: Groups report back to their hub metropolis
July 28-30: Exhibition video games
Aug 1: Stanley Cup Qualifiers start (Part 4)
Aug 10: Part 2 of NHL Draft Lottery to find out No. 1 general decide
Aug 11: First Spherical begins
Aug 25: Second Spherical begins
Sept. 8: Convention Finals start
Sept. 22: Stanley Cup Ultimate begins
Oct 4: Final attainable date for Stanley Cup to be awarded
Oct. 9-10: 2020 NHL Draft (should comply with finish of Cup Ultimate and happen earlier than free company)
Mid-Oct.: free agent interval opens
Nov. 17: Coaching camps open for 2020-21 season
Dec. 1: 2020-21 NHL season begins



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