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2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Here's the complete schedule for Round 1

Wednesday night opens the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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With 2,460 regular season games down, it's time for the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Fans and teams alike get a few days rest now before the madness starts, but thanks to Sunday's final games, we now know the matchups for the first round of the 2016 playoffs.

We knew the 16 teams that made the cut on Saturday, but the opponents and schedule were not assured until the final buzzer sounded. All the questions have been answered. The Islanders will get the Panthers in round one and dodge the Penguins bullet, for now. In the West, the Ducks jumped the Kings for the top of the Pacific Division, setting up a San Jose and Los Angeles series for the first time since the Sharks epic collapse in 2014.

All times are in Eastern Standard. Asterisks are for if necessary games.

Eastern Conference

No. 1 Florida Panthers vs. No. 4 New York Islanders
Date Location Time Networks
Thursday, April 14 NY Islanders at Panthers 8 p.m. CNBC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Friday, April 15 NY Islanders at Panthers 7:30 p.m. NHL Network, SN360, TVA Sports
Sunday, April 17 Florida at NY Islanders 8 p.m. NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Wednesday, April 20 Florida at NY Islanders 8 p.m. USA, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
*Friday, April 22 NY Islanders at Florida TBD TBD
*Sunday, April 24 Florida at NY Islanders TBD TBD
*Tuesday, April 26 NY Islanders at Florida TBD TBD
No. 2 Tampa Bay Lightning vs. No. 3 Detroit Red Wings
Date Location Time Networks
Wednesday, April 13 Detroit at Tampa Bay 7 p.m. NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
Friday, April 15 Detroit at Tampa Bay 7 p.m. CNBC, CBC, TVA Sports
Sunday, April 17 Tampa Bay at Detroit 7 p.m. CNBC, CBC, TVA Sports
Tuesday, April 19 Tampa Bay at Detroit 7 p.m. NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
*Thursday, April 21 Detroit at Tampa Bay TBD TBD
*Sunday, April 24 Tampa Bay at Detroit TBD TBD
*Tuesday, April 26 Detroit at Tampa Bay TBD TBD
No. 1 Washington Capitals vs. No. 4 Philadelphia Flyers
Date Location Time Networks
Thursday, April 14 Philadelphia at Washington 7 p.m. NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
Saturday, April 16 Philadelphia at Washington 7 p.m. CNBC, CBC, TVA Sports
Monday, April 18 Washington at Philadelphia 7 p.m. NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
Wednesday, April 20 Washington at Philadelphia 7 p.m. NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
*Friday, April 22 Philadelphia at Washington TBD TBD
*Sunday, April 24 Washington at Philadelphia TBD TBD
*Wednesday, April 27 Philadelphia at Washington TBD TBD
No. 2 Pittsburgh Penguins vs. No. 3 New York Rangers
Date Location Time Networks
Wednesday, April 13 NY Rangers at Pittsburgh 8 p.m. USA, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Saturday, April 16 NY Rangers at Pittsburgh 3 p.m. NBC, CBC, TVA Sports
Tuesday, April 19 Pittsburgh at NY Rangers 7 p.m. USA, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Thursday, April 21 Pittsburgh at NY Rangers TBD Sportsnet, TVA Sports
*Saturday, April 23 NY Rangers at Pittsburgh TBD TBD
*Monday, April 25 Pittsburgh at NY Rangers TBD TBD
*Wednesday, April 27 NY Rangers at Pittsburgh TBD TBD

Western Conference

No. 1 Dallas Stars vs. No. 4 Minnesota Wild
Date Location Time Networks
Thursday, April 14 Minnesota at Dallas 9:30 p.m. NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports
Saturday, April 16 Minnesota at Dallas 8 p.m. NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Monday, April 18 Dallas at Minnesota 8:30 p.m. CNBC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Wednesday, April 20 Dallas at Minnesota 9:30 p.m. NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports
*Friday, April 22 Minnesota at Dallas TBD TBD
*Sunday, April 24 Dallas at Minnesota TBD TBD
*Tuesday, April 26 Minnesota at Dallas TBD TBD
No. 2 St. Louis Blues vs. No. 3 Chicago Blackhawks
Date Location Time Networks
Wednesday, April 13 Chicago at St. Louis 9:30 p.m. NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports
Friday, April 15 Chicago at St. Louis 8 p.m. NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Sunday, April 17 St. Louis at Chicago 3 p.m. NBC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Tuesday, April 19 St. Louis at Chicago 9:30 p.m. NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
*Thursday, April 21 Chicago at St. Louis TBD TBD
*Saturday, April 23 St. Louis at Chicago TBD TBD
*Monday, April 25 Chicago at St. Louis TBD TBD
No. 1 Anaheim Ducks vs. No. 4 Nashville Predators
Date Location Time Networks
Friday, April 15 Nashville at Anaheim 10:30 p.m. NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
Sunday, April 17 Nashville at Anaheim 10:30 p.m. NBCSN, Sportsnet, TVA Sports
Tuesday, April 19 Anaheim at Nashville 9:30 p.m. USA, SN360, TVA Sports
Thursday, April 21 Anaheim at Nashville 8 p.m. CNBC, FX Canada, TVA Sports
*Saturday, April 23 Nashville at Anaheim TBD TBD
*Monday, April 25 Anaheim at Nashville TBD TBD
*Wednesday, April 27 Nashville at Anaheim TBD TBD
No. 2 Los Angeles Kings vs. No. 3 San Jose Sharks
Date Location Time Networks
Thursday, April 14 San Jose at Los Angeles 10:30 p.m. CNBC, CBC, TVA Sports
Saturday, April 16 San Jose at Los Angeles 10:30 p.m. NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
Monday, April 18 Los Angeles at San Jose 10:30 p.m NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports
Wednesday, April 20 Los Angeles at San Jose 10:30 p.m USA, CBC, TVA Sports
*Friday, April 22 San Jose at Los Angeles TBD TBD
*Sunday, April 24 Los Angeles at San Jose TBD TBD
*Tuesday, April 26 San Jose at Los Angeles TBD TBD