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Stanley Cup Playoffs: Wednesday's Need To Know

Cory Schneider was at practice, but it looks like Roberto Luongo will start Game 1 against the Sharks. Which Penguin will fill in for Sidney Crosby? What's the latest from the Maple Leafs and Bruins locker rooms? Get up to speed on the Stanley Cup playoffs.

Get up to speed ahead of tonight's post-season tilts

Vancouver Canucks' goalies Cory Schneider, right, and Roberto Luongo switch positions during hockey practice in Vancouver on Tuesday. It seems Roberto Luongo will get the start against the Sharks tonight in Game 1. (Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press)

The puck drops on three conference quarter-final series on Wednesday, all of which have their fair share of storylines and question marks. Here's a list of things you need to know, which we'll update throughout the day: