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2017 NHL playoffs: Scores, highlights from a wild first night

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Without a horse in this race, let’s just have fun watching hockey!

San Jose Sharks v Edmonton Oilers - Game One Photo by Codie McLachlan/Getty Images

Did you watch the opening night of the NHL playoffs? There were some expected results and some unexpected results, but as always, playoffs are FUN. Here are the video recaps and interesting moments of the night.

Best musical moment from last night — Hockey Night in Canada’s montage to Livin’ on a Prayer.

Last night's scores and video recaps

Sharks 3, Oilers 2, OT

Sharks goals from Melker Karlsson, Paul Martin, and Joel Ward.

Oilers goals from Oscar Klefbom and Milan Lucic.

Blues 2, Wild 1, OT

Blues' goalie Jake Allen had 51 saves.

Blues goals scored by Vladimir Sobotka and

Wild goal scored by Zach Parise.

Penguins 3, Blue Jackets 1

Penguins' goals scored by Bryan Rust, Phil Kessel, and Nick Bonino.

Blue Jackets goal scored by Matt Calvert.

Rangers 2, Canadiens 0

Rangers goals scored by Tanner Glass and Michael Grabner. That’s right, GWG from Tanner Glass.

Bruins 2, Senators 1

Bruins goals scored by Brad Marchand and Frank Vatrano.

Senators goal scored by Bobby Ryan.

Tonight’s schedule

Toronto Maple Leafs at Washington Capitals, 7 PM

Nashville Predators at Chicago Blackhawks, 8 PM

Calgary Flames at Anaheim Ducks, 10:30 PM

Poll

Who wins tonight’s Leafs vs. Caps game?

This poll is closed

  • 58%
    Caps
    (10 votes)
  • 41%
    Leafs
    (7 votes)
17 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Who wins tonight’s Predators vs. Blackhawks game?

This poll is closed

  • 37%
    Predators
    (6 votes)
  • 62%
    Blackhawks
    (10 votes)
16 votes total Vote Now

Poll

Who wins tonight’s Flames vs. Ducks game?

This poll is closed

  • 40%
    Flames
    (6 votes)
  • 60%
    Ducks
    (9 votes)
15 votes total Vote Now