May 13, 2014; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (88) celebrates his game winning goal in overtime of game six of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Xcel Energy Center. The Blackhawks clinch the second round with a 2-1 victory over the Wild in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Marilyn Indahl-USA TODAY Sports

Updated NHL Playoff bracket 2014: Conference finals set


On Friday night, the final game of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs conference semifinals took place when the Los Angeles Kings and Anaheim Ducks faced off. The Kings blew away the Ducks in dominating fashion and earned a spot in the Western Conference Finals where they will be taking on the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks.

Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals between Los Angeles and Chicago will be taking place on Sunday at 3 p.m. ET.

On the other side of the bracket in the Eastern Conference, the Montreal Canadiens and New York Rangers will be facing off with a shot at the Stanley Cup Finals on the line.

Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals will take place Saturday, May 17 at 1 p.m. ET. The puck will drop at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

The 2014 NHL playoffs have provided us with plenty of exciting action, so we would expect the conference championships to be no different.

If you are wondering how we got to this point in the postseason, you can check out the updated Stanley Cup Playoffs bracket below:

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