Now that everything is official — there’s even that little X — the Islanders can face one of five different teams in the first round of the playoffs. According to Sports Club Stats, those teams are Pittsburgh, Boston, Washington, Montreal and Toronto. The most likely opponent is Washington with a 44.1% chance of facing the Isles in the first round. Washington locked up the Southeast title and third conference seed with their win over Winnipeg last night.
So fans, who do you want the Islanders to play first?