The Pittsburgh Penguins will host the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 1 of the First Round of the Stanley Cup playoffs this Wednesday, April 11, at 7:00 PM at PPG Paints Arena.
Game 2 will be this Friday, April 13, at 7:00 PM at PPG Paints Arena. Both Games 1 and 2 will be televised locally on AT&T Sportsnet.
The series shifts across the state on Sunday, April 15 for Game 3, which will be played at 3:00 PM at the Wells Fargo Center, and it will be nationally broadcast on NBC.
Game 4 is slated for Wednesday, April 18 at 7:00 PM at Wells Fargo Center. That game will be broadcast on AT&T SportsNet.
Starting times and television information for Games 5-7 will be announced should those games become necessary.
Below is a look at the complete Penguins-Flyers First Round schedule:
|Game # ||Day ||Date ||Time ||TV ||Location |
|1 ||Wednesday ||April 11 ||7:00PM ||AT&T SportsNet ||PPG Paints Arena |
|2 ||Friday ||April 13 ||7:00PM ||AT&T SportsNet ||PPG Paints Arena |
|3 ||Sunday ||April 15 ||3:00PM ||NBC ||Wells Fargo Center |
|4 ||Wednesday ||April 18 ||7:00PM ||AT&T SportsNet ||Wells Fargo Center |
|*5 ||Friday ||April 20 ||TBD ||TBD ||PPG Paints Arena |
|*6 ||Sunday ||April 22 ||TBD ||TBD ||Wells Fargo Center |
|*7 ||Tuesday ||April 24 ||TBD ||TBD ||PPG Paints Arena |
*Since this article was posted, the Florida Panthers defeated the Boston Bruins. The updated Round 1 schedule for the Pittsburgh Penguins can be found here.