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