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NHL Playoffs 2013, Wild Vs. Blackhawks Game 5: Start Time, Live Stream, TV Schedule And More

Apr 9, 2013; St. Paul, MN, USA; Minnesota Wild forward Mikko Koivu (9) faces off against Chicago Blackhawks forward Jonathan Toews (19) at the Xcel Energy Center. The Blackhawks defeated the Wild 1-0. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

The Minnesota Wild are on the ropes heading in to Game 5 of their Western Conference quarterfinal match up against the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night. Unfortunately for the Wild, this one isn’t going to be easy.

Chicago will have the support of their home crowd and they will be looking to give the fans a treat by closing out Minnesota and advancing to the conference semis.

When do the Wild and Blackhawks drop the puck? We’ve got you covered with all the info you need to know to catch the game:

Start time: 9:30 p.m. ET
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Venue: United Center
Series Score: Blackhawks lead series 3-1
TV Info: NBC Sports Network
Live StreamNBC Sports Live Extra

Here is the schedule for today’s action:

Thursday, May 9
Matchup Time (ET) Channel
Ottawa Senators vs. Montreal Canadiens (Game 5) 7 p.m. CNBC
New York Islanders vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (Game 5) 7 p.m. NBC Sports Network
Minnesota Wild vs. Chicago Blackhawks (Game 5) 9:30 p.m. NBC Sports Network

We hope that you enjoy Thursday’s games and check back in with FanSided.com throughout the day and duration of the playoffs as we keep you up to date with the latest news and rumors.

Topics: Chicago Blackhawks, Minnesota Wild

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