NHL Playoffs Open Thread: Wednesday April 16th

Tampa Bay 3  at Columbus 7 - Columbus wins series 4-1 (SWEEEEP)
NY Islanders  3 at Pittsburgh 1 - New York wins series 4-0 (ALSO A SWEEEEP)
Winnipeg 2 at St. Louis 1 (OT) - Series tied 2-2
San Jose 0 at Las Vegas 5 - Vegas leads 3-1

Boston Bruins (2ATL) at Toronto Maple Leafs (3ATL) - 7:00pm ET

Leafs lead 2-1

How to Watch: NBCSN, CBC, TVAS, NESN 
Leafs Blog: Pension Plan Puppets
Bruins Blog: Stanley Cup of Chowder

The Setup: Nazem Kadri was clearly holding the Leafs back.

Nashville Predators (1CTL) at Dallas Stars (1WWC) - 8:00pm ET

Preds lead 2-1

How to Watch: USA, SN, TVAS2, FS-TN, FS-SW 
Stars Blog: Defending Big D
Predators Blog: On the Forecheck

The Setup: I am very much struggling to form any strong opinions about this series. Sorry

Calgary Flames (1PAC) at Colorado Avalanche (2WWC) - 10:00pm ET

Avs lead 2-1

How to Watch: NBCSN, CBC, TVAS, ALT 
Avs Blog: Mile High Hockey
Flames Blog: Matchsticks & Gasoline

The Setup: Gosh Mike Smith is terrible