No Secrets and No Certainty In One-of-a-Kind NHL Playoffs

It will feature an opening two rounds of all divisional play for the first time in almost 30 years and re-seed the final four to crown a champion for the first time in league history. It’s just another thing about our year that’s incredibly unique,” Vegas general manager Kelly McCrimmon said Friday. You could see matchups that you would generally only see in a Stanley Cup Final situation, so that’s going to add another layer of uniqueness to an already unique season.