The first games start Wednesday April 11, 2012.
Yes currently in the 2012 playoffs they are playing against the devils
Yes, many teams have been swept in the first round. None were swept in the first round of the 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs. The last team to be swept in the first round was the Phoenix Coyotes, who were swept by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
The 2012 NHL playoffs will be aired on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN).
NHL players do not get paid during the playoffs.
The average combined score of an NHL regular season game during the 2011-2012 regular season game was 5.32. In the same year, it was 4.837 for the playoffs.
The 2011 NHL playoffs began on April 13.
Every series in the NHL playoffs is a best of 7
Which Russian was drafted first round of a NHL entry draft
All of the NHL teams have been to the playoffs at least once.