Sean Couturier, Philadelphia Flyers (Photo by Matt Kincaid/Getty Images)
New seeding details could have the Flyers trying harder in their round-robin series.
The NHL announced the finer details of how the playoffs will run once the season resumes. While we are still a bit away from that happening, it gives us a good idea of what to expect. And with the new seeding details, the Flyers are likely to play even harder to get the top seed in the East.
The length of each series was to be expected. The qualifying round will be a best of five series.