The game between the New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins at the Consol Energy Center on March 20 will be televised by NBC Sports as its “Game of the Week,” beginning at 12:30 p.m. ET.
The March 20 match-up was first announced on Thursday's edition of “NHL Hour With Commissioner Gary Bettman” on NHL.com and Sirius XM Radio.
The Penguins and Rangers, currently second and third in the Atlantic Division, were separated by 10 points entering Thursday's games. The March 20 matchup will be the clubs’ final meeting of the season. They've alternated wins in the first five meetings, with the Rangers coming out on top three times and the Penguins twice.
NBC will air the game between the Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers on March 6 at 12:30 p.m. ET and the contest between the Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals on March 13, also at 12:30 ET.