The series between the Blues and the Minnesota Wild in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs will begin with an 8:30 p.m. game on Wednesday night in St. Paul, Minn., the NHL announced Sunday night.

Game two will be played Friday night, April 14, in Minnesota, a 7 p.m. start, before the series shifts to St. Louis for games three and four.

Game three will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 16 at Scottrade Center with game four set for Wednesday night, April 19, another 8:30 p.m. start, at Scottrade Center.

The series will move back to Minnesota for game five, if necessary, on Saturday, April 22, with the start time to be determined.

If a sixth game is needed, it would be played in St. Louis on Monday, April 24. A potential seventh game would be played on Wednesday, April 26, in Minnesota. The start times for those games is to be determined depending on the results of other first-round series.