The dust has settled and we will face the Detroit Red Wings in the first round. This is truly a dream matchup for us.
The Cannon will be providing some analysis in the coming days, but for now I'm just going to let it sink in.
2008-09 Western Conference Playoff Match-ups
1 San Jose vs 8 Anaheim
2 Detroit vs 7 Columbus
3 Vancouver vs 6 St. Louis
4 Chicago vs 5 Calgary
I will update with more details such as dates and times as soon as they are released by the NHL.
There are still tickets available via TicketMaster for as low as $40 for Game 1 in Detroit. Let's fill up Joe Louis Arena with Jacket fans!
Sound off on the comment board. Do you like the matchup? Yay, Nay?