With all 16 spots for the playoffs secured, there’s not much drama across the NHL this week. But the Minnesota Wild still have something to play for in their final two games of the regular season.

Though it’s highly unlikely at this point, the Wild still could clinch home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs. In order for that to happen, the Wild would need to win both games against the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday and Thursday, and the Colorado Avalanche would have their final two games to the Los Angeles Kings, also on Wednesday and Thursday.

If both of those things happen, the Wild would host Game 1 and Game 2 of their opening-round series at the Xcel Energy Center. If not, the Wild would open playoffs on the road against either the Vegas Golden Knights or Avalanche.

The first-round matchup itself might not be finalized until the final game of the regular season.

“We just have to be ready,” veteran Wild forward Marcus Foligno said. “They are both tough matchups, and we’re looking forward to the challenge. It doesn’t really matter if home-ice advantage is still a thing. We still are going to have to win on the road in order to win the Stanley Cup. It doesn’t matter where we’re playing. But we’re just looking forward to figuring out our matchup.”

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As the West Coast division currently stands, the Golden Knights (39-14-2, 80 points) are in first place, the Avalanche (37-13-4, 78 points) in second place, the Wild (35-14-5, 75 points) in third place and the Blues (25-20-9, 59 points) in fourth place. Those four teams are the West division’s playoff qualifiers.

If the standings hold their current form, the Wild and Avalanche would play in the first round. If the Avalanche win out, the Wild would play the Golden Knights in the first round.

Not that it really matters.

“Just looking at this season, we’ve played every team eight times, so there won’t be any surprises with a team,” said Nick Bonino, who has won the Stanley Cup twice in his career. “For the most part we know it’s going to be Vegas or Colorado here, and we’re looking forward to it. We played pretty well against both teams in the regular season. Obviously, once the playoffs start, that doesn’t mean much.”

As for the Wild, coach Dean Evason hinted that he might rest some of his players in the regular-season finale if there’s nothing to play for at that point. He also made it clear that he doesn’t plan to live and die with the standings over the next couple of days.

“It doesn’t matter. Who cares?” Evason said. “There’s no sense worrying about outside distractions or what other teams are doing or where the standings are. We know we’re in the playoffs. That’s the most important thing. They will tell us who we’re going to play and where we’re going to play, and we’ll be ready for it.”