NEW YORK – The National Hockey League announced today the schedule for the 2013 Stanley Cup Final, which begins Wednesday, June 12, in Chicago.
Based on their superior regular-season point total, the Western Conference Champion Chicago Blackhawks will host Games 1 and 2 of the best-of-seven Final, as well as Games 5 and 7, if necessary.
Games 3 and 4, as well as Game 6, if necessary, will be hosted by the Eastern Conference Champion Boston Bruins.
In the U.S., NBC will broadcast Games 1 and 4 of the Final and, if necessary, Games 5-7. NBC Sports Network will telecast Games 2 and 3.
In Canada, CBC and RDS will televise the entire series.
All games also will be carried on Sirius XM Satellite Radio. NHL Network will feature special programming surrounding the Stanley Cup Final and NHL.com will continue to provide extensive digital coverage.
Media Day in advance of the 2013 Stanley Cup Final will be Tuesday, June 11, at the United Center. Interview opportunities will be available with the general manager, head coach and entire roster of both the Blackhawks and Bruins. A full schedule of events for Media Day will be released at a later date.
All times listed are Eastern Time and subject to change.
|2013 STANLEY CUP FINAL|
|SERIES O||TIME (ET)||#1 vs. #4||Networks|
|WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12, 2013||8 p.m.||BOSTON AT CHICAGO||CHI 4, BOS 3 (3OT)|
|SATURDAY, JUNE 15, 2013||8 p.m.||BOSTON AT CHICAGO||BOS 2, CHI 1 (OT)|
|MONDAY, JUNE 17, 2013||8 p.m.||CHICAGO AT BOSTON||BOS 2, CHI 0|
|WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013||8 p.m.||CHICAGO AT BOSTON||CHI 6, BOS 5 (OT)|
|SATURDAY, JUNE 22, 2013||8 p.m.||BOSTON AT CHICAGO||CHI 3, BOS 1|
|MONDAY, JUNE 24, 2013||8 p.m.||CHICAGO AT BOSTON||CHI 3, BOS 2|