NHL Playoffs: Nashville Predators officially draw Chicago Blackhawks in Round 1

It'll be Music City vs. Windy City when the playoffs start next week.

The Nashville Predators and the Chicago Blackhawks are meeting up in Round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

The Blues killed any chance of Minnesota getting the 3rd spot in the Central division thanks to a 4-2 regulation win this afternoon.

The Preds will have home ice advantage, and the schedule will be released soon. Playoff games are set to start Wednesday and Thursday.

More analysis in the coming days.