NEW YORK (May 5, 2008) –
The National Hockey League today announced the starting times and complete broadcast coverage information for the 2008 Stanley Cup Playoff Conference Finals, which begin Thursday, May 8, when the Detroit Red Wings
host the Dallas Stars
in the Western Conference Final. The Eastern Conference Final begins Friday, May 9, when the Philadelphia Flyers
visit the Pittsburgh Penguins
National rightsholders NBC and VERSUS in the United States and CBC, TSN and RDS in Canada will provide exclusive national broadcast coverage of the Conference Finals. NHL Radio on Westwood One will distribute live coverage of the Conference Finals to radio stations across North America. Every playoff game also can be heard on XM Satellite Radio.