Your 2011 Stanley Cup Final Schedule
May 26, 2011 10 Comments
Via an NBC listings release and a source who reported the dates to Puck the Media last night.
- Game 1: Wednesday, June 1st (NBC/CBC)
- Game 2: Saturday, June 4th (NBC/CBC)
- Game 3: Monday, June 6th (VERSUS/CBC)
- Game 4: Wednesday, June 8th (VERSUS/CBC)
- Game 5: Friday, June 10th (NBC/CBC)
- Game 6: Monday, June 13th (NBC/CBC)
- Game 7: Wednesday, June 15th (NBC/CBC)
NEW YORK (May 26, 2011) – The National Hockey League announced today the schedule for the 2011 Stanley Cup Final between the Western Conference champion Vancouver Canucks and the eventual Eastern Conference champion. The Boston Bruins and Tampa Bay Lightning are tied 3-3 in the Eastern Conference Final. Game 7 is Friday at 8 p.m. (VERSUS, CBC, RDS) at TD Garden in Boston to determine which team will face the Canucks for the Stanley Cup.
Based on their superior regular-season performance, the Canucks will host Games One and Two of the Stanley Cup Final, as well as Games Five and Seven, if necessary. Games Three and Four will be hosted by the Eastern Conference champion, as well as game Six, if necessary.
NBC will telecast Games One and Two and, if necessary, Games Five through Seven of the best-of-seven series in the U.S., while VERSUS will broadcast Games Three and Four. In Canada, CBC and RDS will provide coverage for the entire series. All games also will be carried on Sirius XM Satellite Radio.
NHL Network, the League’s 24-hour, all-access pass to the most comprehensive hockey coverage, will feature special programming surrounding the Stanley Cup Final. NHL.com will continue to provide extensive digital coverage.