First Round (Best of 7)

 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 New Jersey4-122MacLean (3-5-8)
 Montreal1-411Recchi (4-2-6)
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 17Devils, 5-2at New Jersey
April 19Devils, 4-1at New Jersey
April 22Devils, 6-4at Montreal
April 24Canadiens, 4-3 (3OT)at Montreal
April 26Devils, 4-0at New Jersey
Shutout: Brodeur, New Jersey.
 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 Buffalo4-314Holzinger (2-4-6)
 Ottawa3-413Alfredsson (5-2-7)
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 17Sabres, 3-1at Buffalo
April 19Senators, 3-1at Buffalo
April 21Sabres, 3-2at Ottawa
April 23Senators, 1-0 (OT)at Ottawa
April 25Senators, 4-1at Buffalo
April 27Sabres, 3-0at Ottawa
April 29Sabres, 3-2 (OT)at Buffalo
Shutout: Tugnutt, Ottawa; Shields, Buffalo.
 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 Philadelphia4-120Lindros (3-6-9)
 Pittsburgh1-413Jagr (4-4-8)
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 17Flyers, 5-1at Philadelphia
April 19Flyers, 3-2at Philadelphia
April 21Flyers, 5-3at Pittsburgh
April 23Penguins, 4-1at Pittsburgh
April 26Flyers, 6-3at Philadelphia
 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 NY Rangers4-113Gretzky (4-2-6)
 Florida1-410Svehla (1-4-5)
& Murphy (0-5-5)
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 17Panthers, 3-0at Florida
April 20Rangers, 3-0at Florida
April 22Rangers, 4-3 (OT)at NY Rangers
April 23Rangers, 3-2at NY Rangers
April 25Rangers, 3-2 (OT)at Florida
Shutout: Vanbiesbrouck, Florida; Richter, New York.

Eastern ConferenceSemifinals (Best of 7)