With the Eastern Conference series between the Rangers and Capitals dragging on with two off days before Saturday's decisive game seven, the National Hockey League has announced the schedule for the first two games in each Stanley Cup Conference Final series. It is as follows...
Sunday, May 13 Los Angeles @ Phoenix, Western Conference Final Game 1 (8 p.m., ET, NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
Monday, May 14 Eastern Conference Final Game 1, @ New York or New Jersey (8 p.m., ET, NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
Tuesday, May 15 Los Angeles @ Phoenix, Western Conference Final Game 2 (9 p.m., ET, NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
Wednesday, May 16 Eastern Conference Final Game 2, @ New York or New Jersey (8 p.m., ET, NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
Make the jump for the arena availability going forward for the time frame for the remainder of round three...
Phoenix Coyotes (Jobing.com Arena)
Friday, May 18 - Rammstein
Los Angeles Kings (Staples Center)
Sunday May 20 - Sparks vs Storm 5:30 p.m.
* Note - The LA Lakers and LA Clippers each lead their NBA series 3-2 and could each be hosting games in the same time frame as the Kings if the wrap up in the next day or so.
New Jersey Devils (Prudential Center)
Saturday May 19 - Liberty vs. Sun
Tuesday May 22- Liberty vs. Lynx
New York Rangers (Madison Square Gardens)
Washington Capitals (Verizon Center)
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