The Oilers’ incredible season rolls on.
After a regular season that saw them finish second in the Pacific Division with 103 points and a first round victory against the San Jose Sharks, the Oilers will begin a second round matchup with the Ducks on Wednesday. Winners of the Pacific Division, Anaheim took care of Calgary in four straight games in the first round.
Anaheim has been off since Thursday and will have had nearly a full week’s rest before hosting Edmonton for game 1 at the Honda Center on Wednesday, April 26th. Edmonton won their first playoff series in eleven years by taking care of the Sharks on Saturday night by a 3-1 score.
Here’s a quick glance at the best of seven series schedule. All times Mountain:
- Game 1: Wednesday, April 26th 8:30 PM (@ Ducks)
- Game 2: Friday, April 28th 8:30 PM (@ Ducks)
- Game 3: Sunday, April 30th 5:00 PM (Home)
- Game 4: Wednesday, May 3rd 8:00 PM (Home)
- Game 5: Friday, May 5th (TBD, if necessary @ Ducks)
- Game 6: Sunday, May 7th (TBD, if necessary Home)
- Game 7: Wednesday, May 10th (TBD, if necessary @ Ducks)
Edmonton finished 3-2 versus Anaheim during the 2016-17 regular season.
Full coverage of this series will be found here at Copper and Blue.