Stanley Cup Finals 2016
Sixteen teams are fighting for a chance to appear in this year's Stanley Cup. In the Western Conference the Dallas Stars, St. Louis Blues, Chicago Blackhawks, Minnesota Wild, Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings, San Jose Sharks, and Nashville Predators are all still alive. In the Eastern Conference the Washington Capitals, Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Rangers, Philadelphia Flyers, Florida Panthers, Tampa Bay Lightning, Detroit Red Wings, and New York Islanders are all still alive.
The playoffs begin on April 13th this year, and typically run through the beginning of June.