BOSTON, MA - The NHL and the Boston Bruins announced today their 2011-12 national television schedule. The full schedule can be found below.
Please note that NESN will broadcast all non-exclusive Bruins games locally.
14 Bruins games will be broadcast nationally in the United States on VERSUS (games marked as "non-exclusive" will also be televised locally on NESN). Three games will be broadcast nationally on NBC, with an additional four marked as "flex" games by NBC, meaning they potentially could become nationally televised games on NBC if the network chooses.
A total of 16 Bruins games will be broadcast nationally in Canada. Please see the schedule below for the Canadian outlets that will be televising the respective games. Games televised on the Canadian outlets and the NHL Network are non-exclusive and will also be televised on NESN.
Bruins Games Broadcast on VERSUS (all times Eastern): October 6 vs. Philadelphia, 7:00 PM October 12 at Carolina, 7:30 PM November 7 vs. New York Islanders, 7:00 PM (non-exclusive) November 21 at Montreal, 7:30 PM (non-exclusive) January 4 at New Jersey, 7:30 PM February 5 at Washington, 12:30 PM February 8 at Buffalo, 7:30 PM February 15 at Montreal, 7:30 PM March 4 at New York Rangers, 3:00 PM March 11 at Pittsburgh, 7:30 PM March 27 vs. Tampa Bay, 7:30 PM (non-exclusive) April 1 at New York Rangers, 3:00 PM April 3 vs. Pittsburgh, 7:30 PM (non-exclusive) April 7 vs. Buffalo, 3:00 PM
Bruins Games Broadcast on NBC (all times Eastern): November 25 vs. Detroit, 1:00 PM January 22 at Philadelphia, 3:00 PM February 19 at Minnesota, 3:00 PM
Bruins "Flex" Games on NBC (all times Eastern): March 4 at New York Rangers, 3:00 PM March 11 at Pittsburgh, 7:30 PM April 1 at New York Rangers, 3:00 PM April 7 vs. Buffalo, 3:00 PM
Fans interested in learning more about Boston Bruins players, or ticket options, should visit the team website at www.bostonbruins.com or call 617.624.BEAR.
BRUINS 2011-12 REGULAR SEASON SCHEDULE (ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL) OCTOBER: Thu. Oct. 06 Philadelphia 7:00PM (VERSUS) Sat. Oct. 08 Tampa Bay 7:00PM (NHL Network) Mon. Oct. 10 Colorado 1:00PM Wed. Oct. 12 At Carolina 7:30PM (VERSUS) Sat. Oct. 15 At Chicago 7:30PM (NHL Network) Tue. Oct. 18 Carolina 7:00PM Thu. Oct. 20 Toronto 7:00PM (TSN) Sat. Oct. 22 San Jose 7:00PM Thu. Oct. 27 Montreal 7:00PM (NHL Network, RDS) Sat. Oct. 29 At Montreal 7:00PM (NHL Network, CBC, RDS)
NOVEMBER Tue. Nov. 01 Ottawa 7:00PM (TSN) Sat. Nov. 05 At Toronto 7:00PM (CBC) Mon. Nov. 07 N.Y. Islanders 7:00PM (VERSUS non-exclusive) Thu. Nov. 10 Edmonton 7:00PM Sat. Nov. 12 Buffalo 7:00PM Tue. Nov. 15 New Jersey 7:00PM Thu. Nov. 17 Columbus 7:00PM Sat. Nov. 19 At N.Y. Islanders 7:00PM Mon. Nov. 21 At Montreal 7:30PM (VERSUS non-exclusive, RDS) Wed. Nov. 23 At Buffalo 7:00PM Fri. Nov. 25 Detroit 1:00PM (NBC) Sat. Nov. 26 Winnipeg 7:00PM (CBC) Wed. Nov. 30 At Toronto 7:00PM (TSN)
DECEMBER Sat. Dec. 03 Toronto 7:00PM (NHL Network, CBC) Mon. Dec. 05 At Pittsburgh 7:00PM Tue. Dec. 06 At Winnipeg 7:30PM Thu. Dec. 08 Florida 7:00PM Sat. Dec. 10 At Columbus 7:00PM Tue. Dec. 13 Los Angeles 7:00PM Wed. Dec. 14 At Ottawa 7:30PM (TSN) Sat. Dec. 17 At Philadelphia 1:00PM (NHL Network) Mon. Dec. 19 Montreal 7:00PM (RDS) Fri. Dec. 23 Florida 7:00PM Wed. Dec. 28 At Phoenix 7:00PM Sat. Dec. 31 At Dallas 7:00PM
JANUARY Wed. Jan. 04 At New Jersey 7:30PM (VERSUS) Thu. Jan. 05 Calgary 7:00PM Sat. Jan. 07 Vancouver 1:00PM (NHL Network) Tue. Jan. 10 Winnipeg 7:00PM Thu. Jan. 12 Montreal 7:00PM (RDS, TSN, NHL Network) Sat. Jan. 14 At Carolina 7:00PM Mon. Jan. 16 At Florida 7:30PM Tue. Jan. 17 At Tampa Bay 7:30PM Thu. Jan. 19 At New Jersey 7:00PM Sat. Jan. 21 N.Y. Rangers 1:00PM (NHL Network) Sun. Jan. 22 At Philadelphia 3:00PM (NBC) Tue. Jan. 24 At Washington 7:00PM Tue. Jan. 31 Ottawa 7:00PM
FEBRUARY Thu. Feb. 02 Carolina 7:00PM (NHL Network) Sat. Feb. 04 Pittsburgh 1:00PM (NHL Network) Sun. Feb. 05 At Washington 12:30PM (VERSUS) Wed. Feb. 08 At Buffalo 7:30PM (VERSUS) Sat. Feb. 11 Nashville 1:00PM Tue. Feb. 14 N.Y. Rangers 7:00PM Wed. Feb. 15 At Montreal 7:30PM (RDS, VERSUS, TSN) Fri. Feb. 17 At Winnipeg 7:30PM (TSN) Sun. Feb. 19 At Minnesota 2:00PM (NBC) Wed. Feb. 22 At St. Louis 7:00PM Fri. Feb. 24 At Buffalo 7:30PM Sat. Feb. 25 At Ottawa 7:00PM (CBC) Tue. Feb. 28 Ottawa 7:00PM
MARCH Thu. Mar. 01 New Jersey 7:00PM Sat. Mar. 03 N.Y. Islanders 1:00PM Sun. Mar. 04 At N.Y. Rangers 3:00PM (NBC/VERSUS Flex) Tue. Mar. 06 At Toronto 7:00PM Thu. Mar. 08 Buffalo 7:00PM Sat. Mar. 10 Washington 1:00PM (NHL Network) Sun. Mar. 11 At Pittsburgh 7:30PM (NBC/VERSUS Flex) Tue. Mar. 13 At Tampa Bay 7:30PM Thu. Mar. 15 At Florida 7:30PM Sat. Mar. 17 Philadelphia 1:00PM (NHL Network) Mon. Mar. 19 Toronto 7:00PM Thu. Mar. 22 At San Jose 7:30PM Sat. Mar. 24 At Los Angeles 6:00PM (NHL Network) Sun. Mar. 25 At Anaheim 5:00PM Tue. Mar. 27 Tampa Bay 7:30PM (VERSUS non-exclusive) Thu. Mar. 29 Washington 7:00PM (NHL Network) Sat. Mar. 31 At N.Y. Islanders 1:00PM (NHL Network)
APRIL Sun. Apr. 01 At N.Y. Rangers 3:00PM (NBC/VERSUS Flex) Tue. Apr. 03 Pittsburgh 7:30PM (VERSUS non-exclusive) Thu. Apr. 05 At Ottawa 7:30PM Sat. Apr. 07 Buffalo 3:00PM (NBC/VERSUS Flex)