Last night's Game 7 win over the Colorado Avalanche in Denver has put the Chicago Blackhawks squarely in the crosshairs of the Minnesota Wild -- the team's second round opponent. This morning the NHL released the second round playoff schedule.

Being the higher seed, the Blackhawks will have home ice advantage for the series:

  • Game 1 -- Friday, May 1st at Chicago. 8:30 pm CT (FSN, AM 1390)
  • Game 2 -- Sunday, May 4th at Chicago. 2:00 pm CT (NBC, AM 1390)
  • Game 3 -- Tuesday, May 6th at Minnesota. 8:00 pm CT (FSN, AM 1390)
  • Game 4 -- Friday, May 9th at Minnesota. Time TBD
  • Game 5 (if necessary) -- Sunday, May 11th at Chicago. Time TBD
  • Game 6 (if necessary) -- Tuesday, May 13th at Minnesota. Time TBD
  • Game 7 (if necessary) -- Thursday, May 15th at Chicago. Time TBD

Sunday afternoon's game will be nationally televised on NBC. Let's go Wild!