Detroit, MI - Behind their reliable defense, the Minnesota Wild have been able to stay in the playoff hunt. The Detroit Red Wings, meanwhile, are still trying to find more consistent play in their end before the postseason begins.
Washington, DC - The Atlanta Thrashers have been doing an excellent job of playing the role of spoiler down the stretch. It's too late for them to hurt the Washington Capitals' Southeast Division title hopes.
Boston, MA - The Boston Bruins may have regained their swagger just in time for a run at their first Stanley Cup in 37 years. With one more point, they will secure the top seed in the Eastern Conference.