BOSTON - The National Hockey League announced today, August 6, the league's official 2019-20 U.S. television broadcast schedule. Please note that NESN will broadcast all non-exclusive games locally.
The Boston Bruins will have 12 nationally broadcast games this season on either NBC or NBC Sports Network, including their national television debut in a 2019 Stanley Cup Final rematch against the St. Louis Blues on October 26 at TD Garden.
On Friday, November 29, the Bruins will host the New York Rangers at TD Garden for the 2019 Discover NHL Thanksgiving Showdown in the first nationally televised game of the season on NBC.
The Bruins will have three additional Sunday afternoon road games broadcast nationally on NBC - against the Pittsburgh Penguins on January 19, the Detroit Red Wings on February 9, and the New York Rangers on February 16.
Other highlights from the schedule include a home tilt against the rival Montreal Canadiens on February 12, a home game against the 2019 Western Conference Finalists, Dallas Stars, on February 27, and a road game against the 2019 Presidents Trophy winners, Tampa Bay Lightning, on March 3 - all on NBCSN.
Please see below for the complete 2019-20 national television broadcast schedule.
Bruins Games Broadcast on NBC and NBC Sports Network (all times Eastern):
Saturday, October 26: St. Louis Blues at Boston Bruins, NBCSN, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, November 5: Boston Bruins at Montreal Canadiens, NBCSN, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, November 29: New York Rangers at Boston Bruins, NBC, 1 p.m.
Wednesday, December 11: Boston Bruins at Washington Capitals, NBCSN, 7 p.m.
Sunday, January 19: Boston Bruins at Pittsburgh Penguins, NBC, 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 5: Boston Bruins at Chicago Blackhawks, NBCSN, 8 p.m.
Sunday, February 9: Boston Bruins at Detroit Red Wings, NBC, 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 12: Montreal Canadiens at Boston Bruins, NBCSN, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, February 16: Boston Bruins at New York Rangers, NBC, 3:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 27: Dallas Stars at Boston Bruins, NBCSN, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 3: Boston Bruins at Tampa Bay Lightning, NBCSN, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, March 10: Boston Bruins at Philadelphia Flyers, NBCSN, 7 p.m.
*Please note some games will be blacked out in local markets and televised in those markets by a regional carrier.