|Date||Game||Time / Result||Action|
|04/07||Minnesota Wild vs Vancouver Canucks||Canucks W 5–0||Box Score | Recap|
|04/08||San Jose Sharks vs Arizona Coyotes||Coyotes W 4–3||Box Score | Recap|
|04/09||Anaheim Ducks vs Los Angeles Kings||Ducks W 3–1||Box Score | Recap|
|04/09||Nashville Predators vs St. Louis Blues||Blues W 2–0||Box Score | Recap|
|04/10||Pittsburgh Penguins vs Winnipeg Jets||Penguins W 5–2||Box Score | Recap|
* All games are subject to local blackouts
Joe Sakic had to rush his coaching search after the abrupt resignation of Patrick Roy. After interviewing candidates with varying degrees of NHL coaching experience, Sakic ultimately chose Jared Bednar as the team's new coach. Bednar spent the past 14 seasons as a minor league coach, most recently winning the American Hockey League's Calder Cup with the Lake Erie Monsters, and the previous nine as a minor league player,.