With less than a month until the advent of the NHL postseason, the playoff picture is starting to come into focus -- at least for a few teams.
Those at the top of the standings haven't officially clinched a spot yet, although it's all but assured for the Vegases, Nashvilles and Tampa Bays of the world. Meanwhile, for some of the other high-level teams, postseason berths are expected, but the exact positioning may shuffle around as the wild card race heats up.
So if the playoffs started right now, what would the bracket look like? And what would that mean for the Wild?