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2022 NHL playoff schedule: Results, dates, times and TV info for all the games

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The Tampa Bay Lightning are back in the Stanley Cup Final in their bid for a third consecutive championship.

That was last done in the 1980s by the New York Islanders (four in a row) and the Lightning put themselves in position for a three-peat by beating the New York Rangers in six games in the Eastern Conference final.

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The Colorado Avalanche clinched a spot by sweeping the Edmonton Oilers in the Western Conference final and are in the championship round for the first time since they won it all in 2001.

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Here is the schedule for the Stanley Cup Final (all series best of seven, times ET, *-if necessary):

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STANLEY CUP FINAL

Colorado Avalanche vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Avalanche lead 3-2

Game 1: Avalanche 4, Lightning 3 (OT) 

Game 2: Avalanche 7, Lightning 0

Game 3: Lightning 6, Avalanche 2

Game 4: Avalanche 3, Lightning 2 (OT)

Game 5:  Lightning 3, Avalanche 2

Sunday, June 26: Avalanche at Lightning, 8, ABC

*Tuesday, June 28: Lightning at Avalanche, 8, ABC 

CONFERENCE FINALS

Western Conference

Colorado Avalanche vs. Edmonton Oilers

Avalanche win 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)

Eastern Conference

New York Rangers vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Lightning win 4-2

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: Lightning 3, Rangers 1

Game 6: Lightning 2, Rangers 1

SECOND ROUND

Eastern Conference

Florida Panthers vs. Tampa Bay Lightning 

Lightning win 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

Carolina Hurricanes vs. New York Rangers

Rangers win 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 

Western Conference

Colorado Avalanche vs. St. Louis Blues

Avalanche win 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 vs. Edmonton Oilers

Oilers win 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 vs. Washington Capitals

Panthers win 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 vs. Boston Bruins

Hurricanes win 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

New York Rangers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Rangers win 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)

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

Lightning win 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

Western Conference

Colorado Avalanche vs. Nashville Predators

Avalanche win 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 vs. Dallas Stars

Flames win 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)

Minnesota Wild vs. St. Louis Blues

Blues win 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

Edmonton Oilers vs. Los Angeles Kings

Oilers win 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

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