Earlier today, the National Hockey League announced the dates for the San Jose Sharks (#7) first-round playoff series against the St. Louis Blues (#2). The Sharks 2012 Playoffs are presented by El Camino Hospital, The Hospital of Silicon Valley.
Each Sharks playoff game will be preceded by the half-hour Sharks Pregame Live program and followed by Sharks Postgame Live on Comcast Sportsnet California.
The Sharks/Blues Western Conference Quarterfinals series will begin on Thurs., April 12 at 4:30 p.m. PDT at Scottrade Center in St. Louis. The entire schedule is listed at bottom of this release.
This will be the fourth-ever Stanley Cup Playoffs meeting between the Sharks and the Blues, all in the Western Conference Quarterfinals. Previously, the Sharks defeated the Blues in 2000 and in 2004 [(2000 – Sharks #8 vs. Blues #1 and 2004 – Sharks (#2), Blues (#7)]. St. Louis (#4) defeated the Sharks (#5) in 2001.
All San Jose Sharks playoff games can be heard on the KFOX 98.5/102.1 FM (KUFX-FM) and the San Jose Sharks Radio Network (the Sharks pre-game show will air live in its entirety on KFOX starting half-hour before every game).
Practices at Sharks Ice during the playoffs will be open to the media but will be CLOSED TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
|Game ||Day ||Date ||Time (PDT) ||Location ||Local TV ||RADIO |
|1 ||Thu. ||12-Apr ||4:30 p.m. ||Scottrade Center ||CSNCA-HD ||98.5/102.1 KFOX/SJS Radio Network |
|2 ||Sat. ||14-Apr ||4:30 p.m. ||Scottrade Center ||CSNCA-HD ||98.5/102.1 KFOX/SJS Radio Network |
|3 ||Mon. ||16-Apr ||7:00 p.m. ||HP Pavilion ||CSNCA-HD ||98.5/102.1 KFOX/SJS Radio Network |
|4 ||Thu. ||19-Apr ||7:30 p.m. ||HP Pavilion ||CSNCA-HD ||98.5/102.1 KFOX/SJS Radio Network |
|5* ||Sat. ||21-Apr ||4:30 p.m. ||Scottrade Center ||CSNCA-HD ||98.5/102.1 KFOX/SJS Radio Network |
|6* ||Mon. ||23-Apr ||TBD ||HP Pavilion ||CSNCA-HD ||98.5/102.1 KFOX/SJS Radio Network |
|7* ||Wed. ||25-Apr ||TBD ||Scottrade Center ||CSNCA-HD ||98.5/102.1 KFOX/SJS Radio Network |
* If necessary
Times listed are PACIFIC TIME
Games at HP Pavilion at San Jose in BOLDAbout El Camino Hospital:
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