DETROIT – The National Hockey League announced that Game 5 between the Detroit Red Wings and Tampa Bay Lightning is scheduled for 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 25 at Amalie Arena in Tampa Bay. The game can be seen live locally in the Detroit market on FOX Sports Detroit. The game can also be seen nationally in the United States on NBCSN and in Canada on CBC. Additionally, Saturday’s action can be heard on 97.1 The Ticket.
The Red Wings will practice in Tampa Bay today (Friday) at 1:15 p.m. at the Brandon Ice Sports Forum (10222 Elizabeth Place, Brandon, FL 33619) in advance of Game 5.
Detroit and Tampa Bay are tied at 2-2 in the best-of-seven series of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. Game time for Game 6 will be announced at a later time, along with Game 7, if necessary.