First Round (Best of 7)

 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 Colorado4-016Sakic (4-3–7)
 Vancouver0-49Three tied with 4 each.
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 12Avalanche, 5-4at Colorado
April 14Avalanche, 2-1at Colorado
April 16Avalanche, 4-3 (OT)at Vancouver
April 18Avalanche, 5-1at Vancouver
 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 Los Angeles4-215Stumpel (3-4–7)
 Detroit2-417Lidstrom (1-7–8)
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 11Red Wings, 5-3at Detroit
April 14Red Wings, 4-0at Detroit
April 15Kings, 2-1at Los Angeles
April 18Kings, 4-3 (OT)at Los Angeles
April 21Kings, 3-2at Detroit
April 23Kings, 3-2 (OT)at Los Angeles
Shutout: Osgood, Detroit.
 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 St. Louis4-216Matteau (1-3–4)
 San Jose2-411Turgeon (2-7–9)
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 12Blues, 3-1at St. Louis
April 14Sharks, 1-0at St. Louis
April 16Blues, 6-3at San Jose
April 17Sharks, 3-2at San Jose
April 19Blues, 3-2 (OT)at St. Louis
April 21Blues, 2-1at San Jose
Shutout: Nabokov, San Jose.
 W-LGFLeading Scorers
 Dallas4-216Three tied with 4 each.
 Edmonton2-413Smyth (3-4–7)
DateWinnerHome Ice
April 11Stars, 2-1 (OT)at Dallas
April 14Oilers, 4-3at Dallas
April 15Stars, 3-2 (OT)at Edmonton
April 17Oilers, 2-1 (OT)at Edmonton
April 19Stars, 4-3 (OT)at Dallas
April 21Stars, 3-1at Edmonton

Western ConferenceSemifinals (Best of 7)