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Sportsnet Announces 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs Conference Finals Broadcast Details

– Complete multiplatform coverage of both series set to begin this weekend on Sportsnet and CBC –

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TORONTO (May 11, 2017) It’s down to four – and with one Canadian team still vying to hoist Lord Stanley’s Cup, Sportsnet has the country covered with its 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs Conference Finals broadcast schedule. As the Ottawa Senators take on the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final and the Nashville Predators square off against the Anaheim Ducks in the Western Conference Final, fans will be treated to multiplatform coverage of all the action.

Coverage kicks off Friday, May 12 as the Predators face-off against the Ducks at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT on CBC. The Senators vs. Penguins series will begin Saturday, May 13 at 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PT on Sportsnet and CBC. The Conference Finals games will be available on TV on Sportsnet and CBC, and via live stream on Sportsnet NOW and Rogers NHL GameCentre LIVE. (Full broadcast schedule below)

As the home of hockey’s brightest stars, Sportsnet’s world-class roster of analysts, reporters and hosts will continue to deliver the most up-to-date news and stories throughout the Conference Finals:

Fans can also catch up on the latest NHL post-season news, highlights and analysis with Tim & Sid (weekdays at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT) and nightly editions of Sportsnet Central on Sportsnet and Sportsnet NOW.

 

Broadcast Schedule
All game broadcasts available on Sportsnet NOW and Rogers NHL GameCentre LIVE

 

EASTERN CONFERENCE:
Ottawa Senators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

  • Play-by-play: Jim Hughson, Game Analyst: Craig Simpson, Reporter: Scott Oake
G1Sat., May 13Ottawa @ Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC / OMNI
G2Mon., May 15Ottawa @ Pittsburgh, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTCBC / OMNI
G3Wed., May 17Pittsburgh @ Ottawa, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTCBC / OMNI
G4Fri., May 19Pittsburgh @ Ottawa, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTCBC / OMNI
G5*Sun., May 21Ottawa @ Pittsburgh, 3 p.m. ET / Noon PTCBC / OMNI
G6*Tues., May 23Pittsburgh @ Ottawa, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTCBC / OMNI
G7*Thurs., May 25Ottawa @ Pittsburgh, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTCBC / OMNI

 

 WESTERN CONFERENCE
Nashville Predators vs. Anaheim Ducks

  • Play-by-play: Paul Romanuk, Game Analyst: Gary Galley, Reporter: Christine Simpson
G1Fri., May 12Nashville @ Anaheim, 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PTCBC
G2Sun., May 14Nashville @ Anaheim, 7:30 p.m. ET/ 4:30 p.m. PTSportsnet
G3Tues., May 16Anaheim @ Nashville, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G4Thurs., May 18Anaheim @ Nashville, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTCBC
G5*Sat., May 20Nashville @ Anaheim, 7:15 p.m. ET/ 4:15 p.m. PTCBC
G6*Mon., May 22Anaheim @ Nashville, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTCBC
G7*Wed., May 24Nashville @ Anaheim, 9 p.m. ET/ 6 p.m. PTCBC

 

*if necessary

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