The Winnipeg Jets seem to have a real chance to make the playoffs for the first time since the 2007-08 season when they were still the Atlanta Thrashers. Their goaltending will decide whether or not it happens.
The Chicago Blackhawks are looking to push their current winning streak to nine games when they visit the New York Islanders on Saturday night. Meanwhile, the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs meet in a rematch from Wednesday night.
The Ottawa Senators play their first game under new coach Dave Cameron when they meet the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings, while the Chicago Blackhawks look to continue their seven-game winning streak when they travel to Boston to face off against the Bruins.