The Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks play Game One of their Western Conference semifinal series tonight in Chicago. Game time is 8:00 p.m.
The seventh-seeded Wings are coming off a seven-game series win over the second-seeded Anaheim Ducks.
The top-ranked Blackhawks took care of the Minnesota Wild in five-games.
The Pittsburgh Penguins and Los Angeles Kings are off to good starts in their respective conference semifinal series.
The Penguins defeated the Ottawa Senators 4-1 in Game One of their Eastern Conference semifinal.
Pittsburgh is the top seed in the East and will host Game Two on Friday.
The defending Stanley Cup champion Kings beat the San Jose Sharks 2-0 at home. LA will host Game Two on Thursday.
By: Mike Plourde for Great Lakes Radio Sports