Should the NHL change it's playoff format?

Division winners are guarantee a Playoff berth, and not the higher seed. Imagine, under that format Florida would've been the 7th seed Pittsburgh the 2nd. In the West Phoenix the 6th seed, and Nasville the 3rd. Then, kind of a semi-NBA playoff change, you have the better regular season teams in the... show more Division winners are guarantee a Playoff berth, and not the higher seed. Imagine, under that format Florida would've been the 7th seed Pittsburgh the 2nd. In the West Phoenix the 6th seed, and Nasville the 3rd. Then, kind of a semi-NBA playoff change, you have the better regular season teams in the semi/conference finals barring a upset. Hmmmmm reason why MLB format, Wildcard winner can't play the same division opponent. Ah, wanting a Yanks vs. Red Sox ALCS.
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