Sportsnet’s 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second Round Broadcast Schedule

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates with the Stanley Cup. (Mark Humphrey/AP)

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.

Livestream every single game of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs—blackout free—plus the Toronto Blue Jays, key Raptors & NBA Playoffs matchups and the 100th Mastercard Memorial Cup, all in one subscription.

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Tampa Bay Lightning (A1) vs. Boston Bruins (A2)

• Play-by-play: Paul Romanuk; Game Analyst: Garry Galley; Reporter: Kyle Bukauskas

GAME DATE TIME STATION
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

Washington Capitals (M1) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (M2)

• Play-by-play: Rick Ball; Game Analyst: Greg Millen; Reporter: Christine Simpson

GAME DATE TIME STATION
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

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Nashville Predators (C1) vs. Winnipeg Jets (C2)

• Play-by-play: Jim Hughson; Game Analyst: Craig Simpson; Secondary Analyst: Cassie Campbell-Pascall; Reporter: Scott Oake

GAME DATE TIME STATION
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

Vegas Golden Knights (P1) vs. San Jose Sharks (P3)

• Play-by-play: Dave Randorf; Game Analyst: Louie DeBrusk; Reporter: Dan Murphy

GAME DATE TIME STATION
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

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