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Schedule set for Blue Jackets-Lightning series in Stanley Cup Playoffs

Best-of-seven series starts Wednesday in Tampa, shifts to Columbus for Game 3 on Sunday, April 14

by BlueJackets.com Staff @BlueJacketsNHL / BlueJackets.com

The Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series between the Columbus Blue Jackets and top-seeded Tampa Bay Lightning has been set with start times and network coverage through the first four games, the club and National Hockey League announced today. The series marks the Blue Jackets' third consecutive postseason appearance and first against the Lightning, which captured the 2018-19 Presidents' Trophy for best overall record in the National Hockey League. The schedule with broadcast information follows:

BUY TICKETS: EASTERN CONFERENCE QUARTERFINALS

Game

Date

Location

Time

Television

Game 1

Wednesday, April 10

at Tampa Bay

7 p.m.

FOX Sports Ohio, USA, SN360, TVA Sports

Game 2

Friday, April 12

at Tampa Bay

7 p.m.

FOX Sports Ohio, CNBC, SN360, TVA Sports

Game 3

Sunday, April 14

at Columbus

7 p.m.

FOX Sports Ohio, NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports

Game 4

Tuesday, April 16

at Columbus

7 p.m.

FOX Sports Ohio, CNBC, SN360, TVA Sports

*Game 5

Friday, April 19

at Tampa Bay

TBD

TBD

*Game 6

Sunday, April 21

at Columbus

TBD

TBD

*Game 7

Tuesday, April 23

at Tampa Bay

TBD

TBD

Bold - home games // * - if necessary

A limited number of playoff tickets are on sale now at BlueJackets.com and in person at the Big Lots Box Office at Nationwide Arena, the FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, OhioHealth Chiller Dublin, OhioHealth Chiller Easton, and OhioHealth Chiller North.

News regarding the potential on-sale of any last-minute tickets will be shared via @BlueJacketsNHL on Twitter. Fans wishing to receive notification of ticket updates may sign up for the club's Flag Bearer e-newsletter by visiting BlueJackets.com/playoffs.

Live coverage of games carried by FOX Sports Ohio begins with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting 30 minutes prior to game time with an expanded 60-minute show preceding Game Three on Sunday, April 14. All games televised on FOX Sports Ohio will also be streamed live via FOX Sports GO. All Blue Jackets playoff games will be broadcast live on the Eldorado Scioto Downs Blue Jackets Radio Network, including flagship station Sports Radio 97.1 The Fan, and online at BlueJackets.com. Coverage will begin with a one-hour pre-game show prior to each radio broadcast.

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