TORONTO — With the Winnipeg Jets the last Canadian team standing and the only hope to break a Stanley Cup drought dating back to 1993, the Pittsburgh Penguins 12 wins away from a three-peat, and the Vegas Golden Knights looking to make even more history, Sportsnet unveils its broadcast schedule for the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Fans will have front-row access to all the action with Sportsnet’s exclusive English-language wall-to-wall coverage. All second round matchups are available on TV on Sportsnet or CBC and via live stream on Sportsnet NOW and Rogers NHL LIVE. On radio, select Stanley Cup Playoff games will be available along the Sportsnet Radio Network, including on Sportsnet 590 The FAN, Sportsnet 960 The FAN and Sportsnet 650.
Second round coverage begins Thursday, April 26 with Pittsburgh vs. Washington at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on Sportsnet and CBC followed by San Jose vs. Vegas at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT on Sportsnet and CBC. The puck drops on the Winnipeg vs. Nashville series on Friday, April 27 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on CBC and Sportsnet 360. Coverage Friday begins with Hockey Central Tonight at 7:30 p.m. ET/4:30 p.m. PT on Sportsnet 360. Full broadcast schedule is below.
As the home of hockey, Sportsnet’s world-class roster of analysts, reporters and hosts continue to deliver the most up-to-date news and stories throughout the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs:
• Nightly installments of Hockey Central Tonight tee up the post-season action with host Ron MacLean alongside Elliotte Friedman, Kelly Hrudey and Nick Kypreos.
• Don Cherry returns for Coach’s Corner alongside Ron MacLean.
• Harnarayan Singh, Randip Janda, Bhupinder Hundal, and Harpreet Pandher deliver select Saturday night games on Hockey Night in Canada: Punjabi Edition to hockey fans coast-to-coast on OMNI.
• Play-by-play: Paul Romanuk; Game Analyst: Garry Galley; Reporter: Kyle Bukauskas
|G1||Sat., April 28||Boston @ Tampa Bay, 3 p.m. ET / Noon PT||SN|
|G2||Mon., April 30||Boston @ Tampa Bay, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G3||Wed., May 2||Tampa Bay @ Boston, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G4||Fri., May 4||Tampa Bay @ Boston, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G5*||Sun., May 6||Boston @ Tampa Bay, TBD||TBD|
|G6*||Tues., May 8||Tampa Bay @ Boston, TBD||TBD|
|G7*||Thurs., May 10||Boston @ Tampa Bay, TBD||TBD|
• Play-by-play: Rick Ball; Game Analyst: Greg Millen; Reporter: Christine Simpson
|G1||Thurs., April 26||Pittsburgh @ Washington, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT||SN, CBC|
|G2||Sun., April 29||Pittsburgh @ Washington, 3 p.m. ET / Noon PT||CBC|
|G3||Tues., May 1||Washington @ Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m. ET / 4:30 p.m. PT||SN|
|G4||Thurs., May 3||Washington @ Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT||SN|
|G5*||Sat., May 5||Pittsburgh @ Washington, TBD||TBD|
|G6*||Mon., May 7||Washington @ Pittsburgh, TBD||TBD|
|G7*||Wed., May 9||Pittsburgh @ Washington, TBD||TBD|
• Play-by-play: Jim Hughson; Game Analyst: Craig Simpson; Secondary Analyst: Cassie Campbell-Pascall; Reporter: Scott Oake
|G1||Fri., April 27||Winnipeg @ Nashville, 8 p.m. ET/ 5 p.m. PT||CBC,SN360|
|G2||Sun., April 29||Winnipeg @ Nashville, 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G3||Tues., May 1||Nashville @ Winnipeg, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G4||Thurs., May 3||Nashville @ Winnipeg, 9:30 p.m. ET / 6:30 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G5*||Sat., May 5||Winnipeg @ Nashville, TBD||CBC, OMNI|
|G6*||Mon., May 7||Nashville @ Winnipeg, TBD||CBC|
|G7*||Thurs., May 10||Winnipeg @ Nashville, TBD||CBC|
• Play-by-play: Dave Randorf; Game Analyst: Louie DeBrusk; Reporter: Dan Murphy
|G1||Thurs., April 26||San Jose @ Vegas, 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT||SN, CBC|
|G2||Sat., April 28||San Jose @ Vegas, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT||SN, CBC, OMNI|
|G3||Mon., April 30||Vegas @ San Jose, 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G4||Wed., May 2||Vegas @ San Jose, 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G5*||Fri., May 4||San Jose @ Vegas, 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT||CBC|
|G6*||Sun., May 6||Vegas @ San Jose, TBD||TBD|
|G7*||Tues., May 8||San Jose @ Vegas, TBD||TBD|