Sportsnet announces Stanley Cup Final broadcast schedule

Montreal Canadiens' Tyler Toffoli celebrates with teammates. (Paul Chiasson /CP)

The final chapter of a championship series 28 years in the making is set to begin — and it’s on Sportsnet.

Following a Cinderella story run through the NHL post-season, the Montreal Canadiens booked their first ticket to the Stanley Cup Final since 1993, where they will face the defending champions, the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Exclusive English-language national coverage of the final showdown for Lord Stanley’s Cup can be seen on Sportsnet and CBC. Punjabi-language broadcasts will be available on OMNI and via live stream on SN NOW and NHL Live.

Prior to puck drop each night, the Hockey Central team will deliver 30 minutes of pre-game coverage, including exclusive interviews, analysis and up-to-the-minute news. Fans can go beyond the on-ice action with original content and get the latest news on, the Sportsnet App and across Sportsnet’s YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and Facebook channels. Plus, viewers can join Steve Dangle for a rollercoaster ride of emotions on Watch the Stanley Cup Final with Steve Dangle, exclusive to Sportsnet’s YouTube channel.

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Editor’s note: An asterisk (*) next to a date signifies the game will be played on this day if necessary, pending the outcome of prior matchups in the series.

The Stanley Cup Final

Tampa Bay Lightning vs. Montreal Canadiens

In the booth
Play-by-play: Chris Cuthbert; Game Analyst: Craig Simpson; Reporter: Kyle Bukauskas

In the studio
Hosts: Ron MacLean and David Amber; Analysts: Kevin Bieksa, Cassie Campbell-Pascall, Elliotte Friedman and Kelly Hrudey

Hockey Night in Canada, Punjabi Edition: Harnarayan Singh, Randip Janda , Harpreet Pandher, Gurpreet Sian, Amrit Gill, Mantar Bhandal and Taqdeer Thindal

Game 1: Mon., June 28
Montreal @ Tampa Bay, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (SN / CBC)

Game 2: Wed., June 30
Montreal @ Tampa Bay, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (SN / CBC)

Game 3: Fri., July 2
Tampa Bay @ Montreal, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (SN / CBC)

Game 4: Mon., July 5
Tampa Bay @ Montreal, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (SN / CBC / OMNI)

*Game 5: Wed., July 7
Montreal @ Tampa Bay, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (SN / CBC / OMNI)

*Game 6: Fri., July 9
Tampa Bay @ Montreal, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (SN / CBC / OMNI)

Game 7: Sun., July 11
Montreal @ Tampa Bay, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT (SN / CBC / OMNI)

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