The first two rounds of the playoffs are played entirely within the division. First round action will see the #1 vs #4 and #2 vs #3. The winners of those two games move on to face each other in the Division Finals in the second round. In the third round, each of the Division Champions take on each other in their respective Conferences for the Conference Finals. In the fourth and final round, the Conference Champions face each other for the Calder Cup Championship.
The division semifinals will be best-of-five series. All other series are in a best-of-seven format.