Playoff draw on Friday 19 October
Red Bull Munich and Malmö Redhawks have already qualified for the CHL Playoffs (Photo: GEPA pictures/ M. Engelbrecht)

The draw for the 2018/19 Champions Hockey League playoffs will take place next week, just two days after the final Group Stage games.

Friday 19 October at 12:00 CEST - that's the date for your diaries as the draw for the CHL Round of 16, and beyond, will be drawn live at the CMore studios in Helsinki. And remember, the draw is not only for the Round of 16 - but the entire playoff tree all the way to the final.

Who's in the draw?

11 teams have qualified so far: EV ZugFrölunda Indians, HC Pilsen, Kärpät OuluKometa BrnoMalmö RedhawksRed Bull Munich, Red Bull SalzburgSC BernSkellefteå AIK, Tappara Tampere.

Check out the Standings to see who else could still make it!

Where can you watch?

The draw will be streamed live on the CHL Facebook & here on the website.

How does the draw work?

Here's how the playoff draw works