The Predators will take on the Avalanche in the first-round.

Story written by Mark Harris

The Presidents’ Trophy winning Nashville Predators will face the Colorado Avalanche in the first-round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Game one is set for Thursday night in Nashville.

Here is a look at the rest of the schedule for the opening round. All times are Central:

Game 1: Thursday at Nashville, 8:30 p.m.

Game 2: Saturday at Nashville, 2 p.m.

Game 3: April 16 at Colorado, 9 p.m.

Game 4: April 18 at Colorado, 9 p.m.

Game 5 (if necessary): April 20 at Nashville, TBD

Game 6 (if necessary): April 22 at Colorado, TBD

Game 7 (if necessary): April 24 at Nashville, TBD

The Predators swept the four-game regular season series against the Avalanche out scoring them by a count of 17-8. Nashville closed out its regular season on Saturday night knocking off the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 behind a hat trick from winger Filip Forsberg.
Colorado snuck into the playoffs after defeating the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night by the score of 5-2.

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