What’s going on in the NHL this season?
The NHL has just opened its new preseason, and the first two games of the regular season are set to begin Thursday.
Here are all the action for the first round of the 2018-19 season:NHL playoff games are set for Thursday night in Buffalo, N.Y. The winner of the Jets-Blackhawks series will advance to the Eastern Conference Final.NHL Central Scouting has the Sabres and Lightning ahead of the Bruins and Hurricanes in the first-round standings.
The Blues and Panthers are on pace to meet in the second round.
The Stars are just a game ahead of Minnesota, but the Predators have the tiebreaker over them to ensure a spot in the conference finals.
Here’s a look at all the playoff teams: