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NHL playoff schedule 2013: Fight for Stanley Cup begins Tuesday

The battle for the most glorious trophy in sports is about to get underway.

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Ducks hope to buck series trend against Red Wings

The road team won every game during the season series between the Anaheim Ducks and Detroit Red Wings. The Ducks will look to end that trend in Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinal on Tuesday night.

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Kings title defense begins in St. Louis

The Los Angeles Kings have won seven consecutive games against the St. Louis Blues dating back to last postseason. Here's a look at Game 1 of their first-round matchup.

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Wild seek upset against heavily favored Blackhawks

The 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs are scheduled to begin on Tuesday night. The Minnesota Wild will attempt to upset the heavily favored Chicago Blackhawks.

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Playoff schedule kicks off out West

The 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs will officially begin on Tuesday night with three Western Conference games, including the reigning champion Los Angeles Kings and Presidents' Trophy winning Chicago Blackhawks.

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Canucks, Sharks meet Wednesday night

The Canucks and Sharks kick off their Western Conference Quarterfinal series on Wednesday night.

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Kings title defense begins in St. Louis

The Blues and Kings will kickoff their Western Conference Quarterfinal series on Tuesday, April 30 in St. Louis.

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Wild end playoff drought Tues. against Blackhawks

The Blackhawks and Wild will kickoff their Western Conference Quarterfinal series on Tuesday, April 30 in Chicago.

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Ducks, Wings begin on Tuesday

The Ducks and Red Wings kickoff their Western Conference Quarterfinal series on Tuesday, April 30 at Honda Center in Anaheim.

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Caps, Rangers do battle yet again

The Capitals and Rangers will face one another in the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the third year in a row.

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A day-by-day playoff TV guide

A day-by-day look at the Stanley Cup Playoffs on television in the United States and Canada.

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Leafs, Bruins open series Wednesday

The Leafs will travel to Boston for their first playoff game since 2004 when they open the Eastern Quarterfinals against the Bruins on Wednesday.

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Habs, Sens must wait for series opener

They'll have to wait a few days, but it'll be an all-Canada series in the first round between Ottawa and Montreal.

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Pens, Isles get underway Wednesday

The Penguins and Islanders kick off their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series on Wednesday, May 1 in Pittsburgh.

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The full first-round schedule

Here's the full schedule for the first round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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Playoff matchups set

The eight Stanley Cup Playoffs quarterfinal matchups are set.

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Ottawa win shakes up the East

The final game of the 2012-13 regular season took place Sunday, with the Eastern playoff matchups hanging on the result. So what happened?

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Bruins, Sens to close out season

Tonight's Ottawa-Boston makeup game will determine three of the four series in the Eastern Conference.

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Eastern playoffs hinge on final game

All eyes will be on the Bruins and Senators on Sunday night, who'll play to determine final seeding in the Eastern Conference.

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