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Hurricanes Announce First Round Schedule

Carolina faces Nashville in the First Round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs

by Canes PR @Canes / News Release

RALEIGH, NC - The National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes today announced the team's schedule for the First Round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Carolina will face the Nashville Predators in the First Round, marking the first time the franchises have ever met in the postseason. The Hurricanes' 2021 postseason is powered by DieHard.

2021 STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS

The Hurricanes will play Game 1 of the series on home ice at PNC Arena on Monday, May 17 at 8:00 p.m. Carolina owns a 26-17 all-time postseason record at PNC Arena, including a 5-2 record during the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Hurricanes are making their third-consecutive playoff appearance for the first time since relocating to North Carolina in 1997.

2021 First Round Schedule

Game 1: Predators vs. Hurricanes
Monday, May 17, 8 p.m.
TV: Bally Sports South, CNBC | Radio: 99.9 The Fan

Game 2: Predators vs. Hurricanes
Wednesday, May 19, 8 p.m.
TV: Bally Sports South, CNBC | Radio: 99.9 The Fan

Game 3: Hurricanes at Predators
Friday, May 21, 7 p.m.
TV: Bally Sports South, USA | Radio: 99.9 The Fan

Game 4: Hurricanes at Predators
Sunday, May 23, 2:30 p.m.
TV: Bally Sports South, NBCSN | Radio: 99.9 The Fan

Game 5*: Predators vs. Hurricanes
Tuesday, May 25, TBA
TV: TBA | Radio: 99.9 The Fan

Game 6*: Hurricanes at Predators
Thursday, May 27, TBA
TV: TBA | Radio: 99.9 The Fan

Game 7*: Predators vs. Hurricanes
Saturday, May 29, TBA
TV: TBA | Radio: 99.9 The Fan

*If necessary

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