The Montreal Canadiens are the North Division champs.
The Montreal Canadiens are one game away from sweeping the Winnipeg Jets and earning a berth to the semifinals.
Winnipeg Jets forward Mark Scheifele has been suspended four games for his hit on Montreal Canadiens forward Jake Evans in Game One of their first-round playoff series.
The Winnipeg Jets will face the Montreal Canadiens in the second round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, marking the first post-season meeting of these two clubs.
The Montreal Canadiens have defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs in the first round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs and are moving on to face the Winnipeg Jets.