Bleacher Report NHL First Round Playoff Prediction Round-Up

James DouglasContributor IApril 9, 2008

Here are the combined predictions for all first round series. I have included names under the predictions; if I missed your article with your predictions just add them to the comments or edit the article and add your name (I’m sure I missed many.)

I am only including predictions from articles published.

Eastern Conference:


Montreal (1) - Boston (8)

Montreal: 5 (Navin Vaswani, Mark Keilty, Steve Jankowski, Ian Zymarakis, Myles Lu)

Boston: 1 (Matt Baker)

Winner: Boston

Pittsburgh (2) - Ottawa (7)

Pittsburgh: 6 (Navin Vaswani, Mark Keilty, Jared Crozier, Steve Jankowski, Guiseppie Conte, Ian Zymarakis)

Ottawa: 0

Winner: Pittsburgh

Washington (3) - Philadelphia (6):

Washington: 5 (Navin Vaswani, Mark Keilty, Steve Jankowski, Ian Zymarakis, Myles Lu)

Philadelphia: 1 (Timothy Webber)

Winner: Washington


New Jersey (4) - New York (5):

New Jersey: 3 (Navin Vaswani, Mark Keilty, David Utnick,)

New York: 4 (Steve Jankowski, Christopher Caiazzo, Ian Zymarakis, Myles Lu)

Winner: New York


Western Conference


Detroit (1) vs Nashville (8)

Detroit: 5 (Navin Vaswani, Steve Jankowski, Matthew Di Nicolantonio, Mark Keilty, Myles Lu)

Nashville: 0

Winner: Detroit


San Jose (2) - Calgary (7)

San Jose: 6 (Navin Vaswani, Steve Jankowski, Vincent Bergado, MJ Kasprzak, Matthew Di Nicolantonio, Mark Keilty)

Calgary: 1 (Myles Lu)

Winner: San Jose


Minnesota (3) - Colorado (6)

Minnesota: 5 (Navin Vaswani, Douglas Paulsen, Steve Jankowski, Mark Keilty, Myles Lu)

Colorado: 2, (Austin Snow, Matthew Di Nicolantonio)

Winner: Minnesota


Anaheim (4) vs Dallas (5)

Anaheim: 4 (Navin Vaswani, Steve Jankowski, Matthew Di Nicolantonio, Mark Keilty)

Dallas: 3 (Ian Robinett, Chris Bouthillier, Myles Lu)

Winner: Anaheim

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