Wild-Stars playoffs: Game 1 set for Thursday


The Minnesota Wild found out late Sunday night that their best-of-seven series against the Dallas Stars in the opening round of the NHL playoffs will begin Thursday night in Dallas.

Here's the full series schedule:

  • Game 1 Thursday at Dallas, 8:30 p.m.
  • Game 2 Saturday at Dallas, 7 p.m.
  • Game 3 Monday at Minnesota, 7:30 p.m.
  • Game 4 Wednesday at Minnesota, 7:30 p.m.
  • Game 5 (if necessary) Friday at Dallas
  • Game 6 (if necessary) Sunday, April 24, at Minnesota
  • Game 7 (if necessary) Tuesday, April 26, at Dallas

The television schedule for the playoff games has yet to be announced.

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