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Stanley Cup Playoffs first-round schedule

Penguins, Golden Knights eye history

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The Pittsburgh Penguins and Vegas Golden Knights are looking to make history in the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

The Penguins are trying to become the first team to win three straight Stanley Cup championships since the New York Islanders from 1980-83, while the Golden Knights are seeking the title in their inaugural season.

Here is the complete first-round schedule (All times ET, subject to change):

 

EASTERN CONFERENCE

 

Tampa Bay Lightning (A1) vs. New Jersey Devils (WC2)

Thursday, April 12, 7pm: Devils @ Lightning | NHL Network, SN, TVA Sports

Saturday, April 14, 3pm: Devils @ Lightning | NBC, CNBC, SN360, TVA Sports

Monday, April 16, 7:30pm: Lightning @ Devils | CNBC, SN, TVA Sports

Wednesday, April 18, 7:30pm: Lightning @ Devils | GOLF, SN, TVA Sports

Saturday, April 21, 3pm: Devils @ Lightning | NBC, NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports

 

Boston Bruins (A2) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (A3)

Thursday, April 12, 7pm: Maple Leafs @ Bruins | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Saturday, April 14, 8pm: Maple Leafs @ Bruins | NBC, CBC, TVA Sports

Monday, April 16, 7pm: Bruins @ Maple Leafs | CBC, TVA Sports, NBCSN

Thursday, April 19, 7pm: Bruins @ Maple Leafs | CBC, TVA Sports, NBCSN

Saturday, April 21, 8pm: Maple Leafs @ Bruins | NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

Monday, April 23, 7pm: Bruins @ Maple Leafs | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Wednesday, April 25, 7:30pm: Maple Leafs @ Bruins | NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVA Sports

 

Washington Capitals (M1) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (WC1)

Thursday, April 12, 7:30pm: Blue Jackets @ Capitals | USA, SN360, TVA Sports

Sunday, April 15, 7:30pm: Blue Jackets @ Capitals | NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports

Tuesday, April 17, 7:30pm: Capitals @ Blue Jackets | NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports

Thursday, April 19, 7:30pm: Capitals @ Blue Jackets | USA, SN, TVA Sports

Saturday, April 21, 3pm: Blue Jackets @ Capitals | NBC, NBCSN, SN, TVA Sports

Monday, April 23, 7:30pm: Capitals @ Blue Jackets | CNBC, SN, TVA Sports

 

Pittsburgh Penguins (M2) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (M3)

Wednesday, April 11, 7pm: Flyers @ Penguins | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Friday, April 13, 7pm: Flyers @ Penguins | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Sunday, April 15, 3pm: Penguins @ Flyers | NBC, CBC, TVA Sports

Wednesday, April 18, 7pm: Penguins @ Flyers | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Friday, April 20, 7pm: Flyers @ Penguins | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Sunday, April 22, 3pm: Penguins @ Flyers | NBC, CBC, TVA Sports

 

WESTERN CONFERENCE

 

Nashville Predators (C1) vs. Colorado Avalanche (WC2)

Thursday, April 12, 9:30pm: Avalanche @ Predators | NBCSN, SN, TVA Sports

Saturday, April 14, 3pm: Avalanche @ Predators | NBC, CNBC, SN, TVA Sports

Monday, April 16, 10pm: Predators @ Avalanche | NBCSN, SN, TVA Sports

Wednesday, April 18, 10pm Predators @ Avalanche | NBCSN, SN, TVA Sports

Friday, April 20, 9:30pm: Avalanche @ Predators | NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports

Sunday, April 22, 7pm: Predators @ Avalanche | NBCSN, SN, TVA Sports

 

Winnipeg Jets (C2) vs. Minnesota Wild (C3)

Wednesday, April 11, 7pm: Wild @ Jets | SN, TVA Sports, CNBC

Friday, April 13, 7:30pm: Wild @ Jets | SN, TVA Sports, USA

Sunday, April 15, 7pm: Jets @ Wild | USA, SN, TVA Sports

Tuesday, April 17, 8pm: Jets @ Wild | CNBC, SN, TVA Sports

Friday, April 20, 7:30pm: Wild @ Jets | USA, SN, TVA Sports

 

Vegas Golden Knights (P1) vs. Los Angeles Kings (WC1)

Wednesday, April 11, 10pm: Kings @ Golden Knights | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Friday, April 13, 10pm: Kings @ Golden Knights | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Sunday, April 15, 10:30pm: Golden Knights @ Kings | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

Tuesday, April 17, 10:30pm: Golden Knights @ Kings | NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports

 

Anaheim Ducks (P2) vs. San Jose Sharks (P3)

Thursday, April 12, 10:30pm: Sharks @ Ducks | USA, SN360, TVA Sports

Saturday, April 14, 10:30pm: Sharks @ Ducks | NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports

Monday, April 16, 10:30pm: Ducks @ Sharks | CNBC, SN1, TVA Sports

Wednesday, April 18, 10:30pm: Ducks @ Sharks | GOLF, SN1, TVA Sports

 

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TBD - To Be Determined

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