In 2022, the Stanley Cup NHL jerseys Playoffs are quickly nearing. NHL jerseys online provides the most recent information regarding the date that Eastern Conference teams will make an appearance in the playoffs.
Tampa Bay Lightning: April 14
The Lightning earned an automatic playoff spot on Thursday after the win in overtime of 4-3 against the Anaheim Ducks at the Amalie Arena. Tampa Bay (45-21-8), winning the Stanley Cup in the past two seasons, was able to make playoffs for the eighth time in the last nine seasons. Despite a weak start to the season, a 2-3-1. to the season the Lightning often achieved the points they needed particularly during a solid February (5-1-0) however, their consistency isn’t there yet. They’ve only won two of their recent seven games.
Pittsburgh Penguins: April 14
The Pittsburgh Penguins also qualified for the playoffs with an 6-3 victory over The New York Islanders at PPG Paints Arena. Pittsburgh is participating for the 16th time in a row in the Stanley Cup, the longest active series in the NHL. Although they had a slow start in October when they went 3-3-3, the Penguins gradually improved over the period of the season. They have recently overcome their most losing stretch of the year which was four games in the early part of April.
Toronto Maple Leafs: April 9th
For the sixth time in an row that they Maple Leafs secured their entry into the playoffs with the win in the home arena of 3-2 over Toronto’s Montreal Canadiens on Saturday. In the past, Toronto had always failed in the first round. There was no doubt about the possibility of making the playoffs in the regular season when they Maple Leafs laid the groundwork early , especially by 122-0 (24 points) record in November.
New York Rangers: April 9th
A 5-1 victory against Ottawa Senators Ottawa Senators at home in Madison Square Garden on Saturday ensured the Rangers an appearance for the playoffs. They’ll be playing in the playoffs twice in the past five seasons (after 2021). Rangers were never at risk during the entire season, because they regularly earned points.
Carolina Hurricanes: April 7th
The Eastern Conference second team for the playoffs is now determined. Like the Panthers on Sunday, a win of 5-3 against Buffalo Sabers on Thursday Buffalo Sabers on Thursday was crucial for Carolina’s passage to knockout phase. The Hurricanes were able to qualify for the fourth consecutive season in the playoffs. After a start of 9-0-0 the team was always among the top three teams of the Metropolitan Division throughout the season.
Florida Panthers: April 3
The Panthers were the first team from the Eastern Conference to qualify for the playoffs after beating the Buffalo Sabers 5-3 on Sunday. The Panthers are now in the third straight season in the postseason. Both times they fell in the opening round. This year, they’ve had a complete victory, as the Panthers always ranked at the top of the Atlantic Division and only had an occasional slump in February.