The NHL resumes its season in its two Canadian hub cities with the Western Conference taking over Edmonton. In the West, the sixth-seeded Nashville Predators face the 11th-seeded Arizona Coyotes in an Opening Rounds series. The Predators finished on 78 points in 69 games to qualify for the postseason for the sixth straight year. The Coyotes had 74 points in 70 contests and return to the playoffs for the first time since 2012. The best-of-five series opens at 2 p.m. Sunday with a potential Game 5 scheduled for Aug. 9.