I don't know about you, but this break between the end of the regular season and the start of the playoffs is getting a bit long for me.
With so many compelling matchups, even sans nos Canadiens, it will once again be a thrilling time of the year.
Of course, for the Habs, they have some business to tend to this evening as the NHL hosts its Draft Lottery. Depending on the results of the draw, the team could pick either first, third or fourth overall.
Two questions, then, for you this morning:
What series are you most looking forward to? And who do you hope the Habs will draft in the first round?
HabsAddict.com - Jacques Martin on Radio-Canada's Tout le monde en parle
La Presse - Un manque de profondeur évident
Montreal Gazette - Canadiens have framework of a contender
TSN - Canadiens await new management, off-season change
TSN - Oilers, Habs and Leafs gun for No. 1 in NHL Draft Lottery
ESPN - NHL Playoffs 2012
Sports Illustrated - What's in store for the 14 also-rans this offseason
The Hockey News - Adam Proteau: Who my award winners are and why
The Hockey News - NHL Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Round 1
USA Today - Pressure rankings: Who's feeling playoff heat