12 April 2015

2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs: 1st Round TV Schedule & Announcers

The first round of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs kicks off on Wednesday night with a new broadcast partner joining the usual suspects of NBC, NBCSN, CNBC and NHL Network in USA Network, which will carry games on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Continue reading for the complete television schedule for the opening round of the playoffs as well as announcers for every game.

Predictions
*If necessary
Game 1: 4/15 - Montreal - NHL Network, 7:00 (CBC simulcast)
Game 2: 4/17 - Montreal - CNBC, 7:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)
Game 3: 4/19 - Ottawa - NBCSN, 7:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)
Game 4: 4/22 - Ottawa - USA, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Game 5: 4/24 - Montreal - CNBC, 7:00 (CBC simulcast)
Game 6: 4/26 - Ottawa - NBCSN, 6:00 (CBC simulcast)

Game 1: 4/16 - Tampa Bay - CNBC, 7:30 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Game 2: 4/18 - Tampa Bay - NBC/NBCSN, 3:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Game 3: 4/21 - Detroit - NBCSN, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Game 4: 4/23 - Detroit - NBCSN, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Game 5: 4/25 - Tampa Bay - NBCSN, 6:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Game 6: 4/27 - Detroit - CNBC, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Game 7: 4/29 - Tampa Bay - NBCSN, 7:30 (Doc Emrick, Pierre McGuire)

Game 1: 4/16 - New York - NBCSN, 7:00 (Doc Emrick, Pierre McGuire)
Game 2: 4/18 - New York - NBC, 8:00 (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)
Game 3: 4/20 - Pittsburgh - NBCSN, 7:00 (Gord Miller, Pierre McGuire)
Game 4: 4/22 - Pittsburgh - NBCSN, 7:00 (Gord Miller, Pierre McGuire)
Game 5: 4/24 - New York - NBCSN, 7:00 (Gord Miller, Pierre McGuire)

Game 1: 4/15 - Washington - USA, 7:00 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Game 2: 4/17 - Washington - NBCSN, 7:00 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Game 3: 4/19 - Uniondale - NBC, 12:00 (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)
Game 4: 4/21 - Uniondale - USA, 7:30 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Game 5: 4/23 - Washington - CNBC, 7:00 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Game 6: 4/25 - Uniondale - NBC, 3:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Joe Micheletti)
Game 7: 4/27 - Washington - NBCSN, 7:30 (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)

Game 1: 4/16 - St. Louis - NBCSN, 9:30 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Game 2: 4/18 - St. Louis - NBC/NBCSN, 3:00 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Game 3: 4/20 - St. Paul - CNBC, 8:00 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Game 4: 4/22 - St. Paul - NBCSN, 9:30 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Game 5: 4/24 - St. Louis - NBCSN, 9:30 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Game 6: 4/26 - St. Paul - NBC, 3:00 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)

Game 1: 4/15 - Nashville - NBCSN, 8:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Game 2: 4/17 - Nashville - NBCSN, 9:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Game 3: 4/19 - Chicago - NBC, 3:00 (Kenny Albert, Joe Micheletti, Brian Engblom)
Game 4: 4/21 - Chicago - NBCSN, 9:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Game 5: 4/23 - Nashville - NBCSN, 9:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Game 6: 4/25 - Chicago - NBC, 8:00 (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)

Game 1: 4/16 - Anaheim - CNBC, 10:30 (Sportsnet simulcast)
Game 2: 4/18 - Anaheim - NBCSN, 10:30 (Sportsnet simulcast)
Game 3: 4/20 - Winnipeg - NBCSN, 9:00 (Sportsnet simulcast)
Game 4: 4/22 - Winnipeg - USA, 9:30 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)

Game 1: 4/15 - Vancouver - USA, 10:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)
Game 2: 4/17 - Vancouver - CNBC, 10:00 (CBC simulcast)
Game 3: 4/19 - Calgary - NBCSN, 10:00 (CBC simulcast)
Game 4: 4/21 - Calgary - USA, 10:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)
Game 5: 4/23 - Vancouver - CNBC, 10:00 (CBC simulcast)
Game 6: 4/25 - Calgary - NBCSN, 9:00 (CBC simulcast)
Game 7*: 4/27 - Vancouver - TBD

Daily Schedule
Wednesday, April 15th
Islanders vs. Capitals - USA, 7:00 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Senators vs. Canadiens - NHL Network, 7:00 (CBC simulcast)
Blackhawks vs. Predators - NBCSN, 8:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Flames vs. Canucks - USA, 10:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)

Thursday, April 16th
Penguins vs. Rangers - NBCSN, 7:00 (Doc Emrick, Pierre McGuire)
Red Wings vs. Lightning - CNBC, 7:30 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Wild vs. Blues - NBCSN, 9:30 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Jets vs. Ducks - CNBC, 10:30 (Sportsnet simulcast)

Friday, April 17th
Islanders vs. Capitals - NBCSN, 7:00 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Senators vs. Canadiens - CNBC, 7:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)
Blackhawks vs. Predators - NBCSN, 9:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Flames vs. Canucks - CNBC, 10:00 (CBC simulcast)

Saturday, April 18th
Wild vs. Blues - NBC/NBCSN, 3:00 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Red Wings vs. Lightning - NBC/NBCSN, 3:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Penguins vs. Rangers - NBC, 8:00 (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)
Jets vs. Ducks - NBCSN, 10:30 (Sportsnet simulcast)

Sunday, April 19th
Capitals vs. Islanders - NBC, 12:00 (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)
Predators vs. Blackhawks - NBC, 3:00 (Kenny Albert, Joe Micheletti, Brian Engblom)
Canadiens vs. Senators - NBCSN, 7:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)
Canucks vs. Flames - NBCSN, 10:00 (CBC simulcast)

Monday, April 20th
Rangers vs. Penguins - NBCSN, 7:00 (Gord Miller, Pierre McGuire)
Blues vs. Wild - CNBC, 8:00 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Ducks vs. Jets - NBCSN, 9:00 (Sportsnet simulcast)

Tuesday, April 21st
Lightning vs. Red Wings - NBCSN, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Capitals vs. Islanders - USA, 7:30 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Predators vs. Blackhawks - NBCSN, 9:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Canucks vs. Flames - USA, 10:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)

Wednesday, April 22nd
Rangers vs. Penguins - NBCSN, 7:00 (Doc Emrick, Pierre McGuire)
Canadiens vs. Senators - USA, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Blues vs. Wild - NBCSN, 9:30 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Ducks vs. Jets - USA, 9:30 (Chris Cuthbert, Bret Hedican)

Thursday, April 23rd
Lightning vs. Red Wings - NBCSN, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Islanders vs. Capitals - CNBC, 7:00 (Kenny Albert, Pierre McGuire)
Blackhawks vs. Predators - NBCSN, 9:30 (Gord Miller, Joe Micheletti)
Flames vs. Canucks - CNBC, 10:00 (CBC simulcast)

Friday, April 24th
Penguins vs. Rangers - NBCSN, 7:00 (Gord Miller, Pierre McGuire)
Senators vs. Canadiens - CNBC, 7:00 (CBC simulcast)
Wild vs. Blues - NBCSN, 9:30 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)

Saturday, April 25th
Capitals vs. Islanders - NBC, 3:00 (Chris Cuthbert, Joe Micheletti)
Red Wings vs. Lightning - NBCSN, 6:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Predators vs. Blackhawks - NBC, 8:00 (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)
Canucks vs. Flames - NBCSN, 9:00 (CBC simulcast)

Sunday, April 26th
Blues vs. Wild - NBC, 3:00 (Dave Strader, Brian Engblom)
Canadiens vs. Senators - NBCSN, 6:00 (CBC simulcast)

Monday, April 27th
Lightning vs. Red Wings - CNBC, 7:00 (John Forslund, Andy Brickley)
Islanders vs. Capitals - NBCSN, 7:30  (Doc Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire)

Wednesday, April 29th
Red Wings vs. Lightning - NBCSN, 7:30 (Doc Emrick, Pierre McGuire)

H/T NHL, The506

4 comments:

  1. NBC should put Albert-Micheletti in the Penguins-Rangers series. That would please Ranger fans.

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    1. ^They can't cuz Albert does Radio and Micheletti is the color commentator for MSG

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    2. Sam Rosen also works for MSG.

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  2. Lightning vs Red Wings Game 6 is Monday April 27th at 7pm on CNBC & Islanders & Capitals Game 7 is 730 on NBCSN

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