NHL announces Stanley Cup Finals schedule, broadcast information

NHL announces Stanley Cup Finals schedule, broadcast information

May 24, 2018 10:35 AM
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The National Hockey League announced the schedule and broadcast information for the 2018 Stanley Cup Final, which begins Monday, May 28, in Las Vegas.

Based on their higher regular-season point total, the Western Conference champion Vegas Golden Knights will host Games 1 and 2 of the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final, as well as Games 5 and 7, if necessary.

The Eastern Conference champion Washington Capitals will host Games 3 and 4, as well as Game 6, if necessary.

In the U.S., NBC will broadcast Games 1 and 4 and, if necessary, Games 5-7. NBCSN will televise Games 2 and 3.

In Canada, CBC, Sportsnet and TVA Sports will broadcast the entire series.

All games also will be carried by NBC Sports Radio and SiriusXM Radio. NHL Network will air live programming on-site in Las Vegas and Washington, and NHL.com will continue to provide extensive digital coverage.

2018 STANLEY CUP FINAL SCHEDULE

Subject to Change/All Times ET

Date                             Time (ET)         Vegas vs. Washington             Networks

Monday, May 28           8 p.m.               Washington at Vegas                NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

Wednesday, May 30      8 p.m.               Washington at Vegas                NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

Saturday, June 2            8 p.m.               Vegas at Washington                NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

Monday, June 4             8 p.m.               Vegas at Washington                NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

* Thursday, June 7        8 p.m.               Washington at Vegas                NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

* Sunday, June 10         8 p.m.               Vegas at Washington                NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

* Wednesday, June 13   8 p.m.               Washington at Vegas                NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

* If necessary