Skip to main content

Headlines

playoffs

Stanley Cup Playoff clinching scenarios for March 19

Blackhawks can earn berth; Blue Jackets get in with win against Devils

NHL.com @NHL

Here are the Stanley Cup Playoffs clinching scenarios for March 19: 

The Chicago Blackhawks will clinch a playoff berth:

* if they defeat the Colorado Avalanche at home (7 p.m. ET; NHLN, WGN, ATL, NHL.TV) in regulation or overtime AND the Los Angeles Kings lose at the Calgary Flames (9:30 p.m. ET; SN1, SNW, FS-W, NHL.TV) in any fashion or defeat the Flames in a shootout.

OR

* if they defeat the Avalanche in a shootout AND the Kings lose to the Flames in any fashion.

OR

* if they get one point against the Avalanche AND the Kings lose to the Flames in regulation.

The Columbus Blue Jackets became the second team this season to clinch a playoff berth with a 4-1 win against the New Jersey Devils

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.