San Jose Sharks fans can see all seven potential 2011 Western Conference Quarterfinal series games against the Los Angeles Kings live and in high-definition on Comcast SportsNet California.
Each Sharks playoff game will be preceded by “Sharks Pregame Live,” a 30-minute pregame show, and followed by “Sharks Postgame Live.”
The Sharks 2011 Playoffs Presented by El Camino Hospital features the No. 2-seeded Sharks against the No. 7-seeded Los Angeles Kings. The first game will be at 7 p.m., April 14 at HP Pavilion at San Jose.
The quarterfinal round schedule is listed below. In addition, a description of the available coverage through CSN Bay Area, CSN California, sjsharks.com and CSNCalifornia.com is listed below.
|GAME ||DATE ||TIME ||LOCATION |
|1 ||April 14 ||7 p.m. ||HP Pavilion |
|2 ||April 16 ||7 p.m. ||HP Pavilion |
|3 ||April 19 ||7:30 p.m. ||Staples Center |
|4 ||April 21 ||7:30 p.m. ||Staples Center |
|*5 ||April 23 ||7:30 p.m. ||HP Pavilion |
|*6 ||April 25 ||TBD ||Staples Center |
|*7 ||April 27 ||TBD ||HP Pavilion |
* - if necessary
All games will be aired live on Comcast SportsNet California and 98.5/102.1 KFOX and the Sharks Radio Network.April 14 – “Chronicle Live” from Playoff Street Rally
Comcast SportsNet Bay Area kicks off the 2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs with a special edition of “Chronicle Live” from the Sharks Playoff Street Rally at HP Pavilion on April 14 at 5 p.m. Hosted by Greg Papa, show guests include Sharks Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Wilson, Development Coach Mike Ricci, Television Play-by-Play Announcer Randy Hahn, Radio Play-by-Play Announcer Dan Rusanowsky, CSNCalifornia.com Senior Insider Ray Ratto, Ann Killion of CSNCalifornia.com, San Jose Mercury News sports columnist Mark Purdy and Kings beat writer Helene Elliott of the Los Angeles Times.“SportsNet Central”
During the 2011 Playoffs, tune into Comcast SportsNet Bay Area’s “SportsNet Central” for in-depth, comprehensive news coverage of the Sharks and the National Hockey League -- including expert analysis, breaking local and national news, up-to-the-minute scores, complete video highlights and daily insider reports. “SportsNet Central” is the place for Sharks fans to turn to seven nights a week with half-hour newscasts at 6 p.m., 10:30 p.m. and Midnight.“Sharks Pregame Live”
A half-hour before every Sharks playoff game on Comcast SportsNet California, “Sharks Pregame Live” will lead viewers right to the drop of the puck with a breakdown of the evening’s match-up and insightful analysis, plus interviews with Sharks coaches and players. “Sharks Postgame Live”
Immediately following every Sharks playoff game on Comcast SportsNet California, “Sharks Postgame Live” will provide in-depth game analysis, complete game highlights, a live look at Coach Todd McLellan’s press conference, interviews from the locker room and player reaction, and a preview of the next game.
“Sharks Pregame Live” and “Sharks Postgame Live” are anchored by Scott Reiss with analysts Bret Hedican and Jamie Baker and feature reports from Brodie Brazil and CSNCalifornia.com Senior Insider Ray Ratto.sjsharks.com, CSNCalifornia.com
sjsharks.com provides daily coverage about the Sharks all season long, with extended written and video material daily throughout the postseason. Sharks broadcasters Drew Remenda, Jamie Baker, Randy Hahn and Dan Rusanowsky voice their opinions through the Broadcaster’s Blog and the chatroom is the place to interact with fellow Sharks fans. Plus there are wallpapers, downloadable toolbars and other interactive items. You can also follow the Sharks on their Facebook and Twitter pages.
CSNCalifornia.com delivers comprehensive 24/7 Sharks and NHL playoff coverage and features Senior Insider Ray Ratto reporting from home and on the road, the highly popular web-only video series “Sharks Late Night Confidential” with Randy Hahn, Drew Remenda and Brodie Brazil, game previews from Sharks reporter Brodie Brazil, live chats, commentator blogs and exclusive online video so fans on the go can stay on top of the latest news and developments wherever and whenever they occur. In addition, fans will have the opportunity to upload their playoff beard photos and be featured on the site’s “Fear the Beard” page, with select photos shown during the game telecasts. About El Camino Hospital
As an independent, nonprofit hospital with campuses in Mountain View and Los Gatos, we are empowered to do whatever it takes to bring you the finest quality care. Our administrative leadership helps foster a dynamic, collaborative environment. Our world-class physicians actively seek out the latest treatments and technologies to benefits our patients. And all of our nurses, staff, and volunteers share our commitment to excellence. Together, we do our utmost to bring you compassionate, comprehensive medical care that is truly state-of-the-art. Our key medical specialties include cancer care, heart and vascular services, neuroscience, genomic medicine, urology, ophthalmology, orthopedic and spine surgery, weight loss surgery and women’s health.
For a more detailed look at our capabilities, please visit www.elcaminohospital.org