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Sportsnet Announces 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second Round Broadcast Schedule 

– Exclusive English-language coverage begins tomorrow on Sportsnet, Sportsnet ONE, CBC and Sportsnet NOW –

TORONTO (April 24, 2019)
With eight teams set to continue their journey to capture hockey’s Holy Grail, Sportsnet tonight reveals its exclusive national English-language second round broadcast schedule of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs. All second round series are available on television (Sportsnet, Sportsnet ONE and CBC) and via live stream (Sportsnet NOW, Sportsnet.ca and Rogers NHL LIVE). Select games will also be available on Sportsnet 960 The FAN in Calgary and Sportsnet 650 in Vancouver.

Continuing to deliver every round of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Sportsnet’s multiplatform coverage of Round 2 includes:

  • Pre-game, intermission and post-game commentary with the Hockey Central: Playoffs Edition panel featuring Ron MacLean, Elliotte Friedman, Kelly Hrudey and Nick Kypreos, installments of Coach’s Corner with Don Cherry and regular contributions from former NHL General Manager and Sportsnet analyst Brian Burke
  • Exclusive insight, interviews and updates on Hockey Central @ Noon, hosted by Jeff Marek
  • Daily news and highlights with Tim & Sid (weekdays at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT) and nightly editions of Sportsnet Central on Sportsnet and Sportsnet NOW
  • Harnarayan Singh, Randip Janda, Harpreet Pandher, Mantar Bhandal and Gurpreet Sian deliver select Saturday night games on Hockey Night in Canada: Punjabi Edition on OMNI Television
  • In-depth analysis and commentary from Sportsnet’s NHL Insiders on Sportsnet.ca and the Sportsnet app

Broadcast Schedule and Game Crews
*All games available on Sportsnet NOW and Rogers NHL LIVE

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Boston Bruins

G1Thurs., April 25Columbus @ Boston, 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G2Sat., April 27Columbus @ Boston, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G3Tues., April 30Boston @ Columbus, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G4Thurs., May 2Boston @ Columbus, 7:30 p.m. ET / 4:30 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G5*Sat., May 4Columbus @ Boston, TBDTBD
G6*Mon., May 6Boston @ Columbus, TBDTBD
G7*Wed., May 8Columbus @ Boston, TBDTBD

Carolina Hurricanes @ New York Islanders

G1Fri., April 26Carolina @ NY Islanders, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G2Sun., April 28Carolina @ NY Islanders, 3 p.m. ET / Noon PTSportsnet / CBC
G3Wed., May 1NY Islanders @ Carolina, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PTCBC
G4Fri., May 3NY Islanders @ Carolina, 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G5*Sun., May 5Carolina @ NY Islanders, TBDTBD
G6*Tues., May 7NY Islanders @ Carolina, TBDTBD
G7*Thurs., May 9Carolina @ NY Islanders, TBDTBD

 WESTERN CONFERENCE

Colorado Avalanche vs. San Jose Sharks

G1Fri., April 26Colorado @ San Jose, 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G2Sun., April 28Colorado @ San Jose, 7:30 p.m. ET / 4:30 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G3Tues, April 30San Jose @ Colorado, 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G4Thurs., May 2San Jose @ Colorado, 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PTSportsnet / CBC
G5*Sat., May 4Colorado @ San Jose, TBDTBD
G6*Mon., May 6San Jose @ Colorado, TBDTBD
G7*Wed., May 8Colorado @ San Jose, TBDTBD

 Dallas Stars vs. St. Louis Blues

G1Thurs., April 25Dallas @ St. Louis, 9:30 p.m. ET / 6:30 p.m. PTSportsnet / Sportsnet ONE
G2Sat., April 27Dallas @ St. Louis, 3 p.m. ET / Noon PTSportsnet
G3Mon., April 29St. Louis @ Dallas, 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PTSportsnet
G4Wed., May 1St. Louis @ Dallas, 9:30 p.m. ET / 6:30 p.m. PTSportsnet
G5*Fri., May 3Dallas @ St. Louis, TBDTBD
G6*Sun., May 5St. Louis @ Dallas, TBDTBD
G7*Tues., May 7Dallas @ St. Louis, TBDTBD

*if necessary

As the home of hockey, Sportsnet is the exclusive English-language national broadcast rights holder of NHL games in Canada. Sportsnet is also the official regional television broadcast rights holder for the Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames (including radio rights on Sportsnet 960 The FAN), Toronto Maple Leafs (including radio rights on Sportsnet 590 The FAN) and Vancouver Canucks (including radio rights on Sportsnet 650).

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