Oct 1, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; A general view during the playing of the national anthem before the game between the Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports

NHL TV Schedule – December 20th

There are 5 games going on in the National Hockey League today.

Tonight, East battles West in two different showdowns. First, we’ll have Ryan Getzlaf and the Anaheim Ducks travelling to the Prudential Center to take on Patrik Elias and the New Jersey Devils. Then, it’s off to MTS Centre where the Florida Panthers are heading to the great, white, north to do battle with the Winnipeg Jets.

There is one matchup in the Western Conference tonight. Henrik Sedin and the Vancouver Canucks travel to the United Center to go face-to-face with the defending Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks.

Finally, we have two matchups in the Eastern Conference tonight; both of them in the Metropolitan Division. We have in-state rivals, Ryan Callahan and the New York Rangers host John Tavares and the New York Islanders. Then, in our final matchup of the night, we have Alex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals taking on the Carolina Hurricanes in Washington.

It is bound to be a good night of hockey, and even if your team isn’t playing, there is a little something for everyone around the NHL tonight.

Here are all the details you’ll need in order to take in some quality NHL action tonight.


Anaheim Ducks vs. New Jersey Devils

Arena: Prudential Center

Location: Newark, New Jersey

Time: 7:00 p.m. EST



New York Rangers vs. New York Islanders

Arena: Madison Square Garden

Location: New York, New York

Time: 7:00 p.m. EST

Network: MSG PLUS 2, MSG


Washington Capitals vs. Carolina Hurricanes

Arena: PNC Arena

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Network: CSN-DC, FS-CR


Vancouver Canucks vs. Chicago Blackhawks

Arena: United Center

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Time: 8:00 p.m.

Network: TSN, NHL-N, RDS2, CSN-CH


Florida Panthers vs. Winnipeg Jets

Arena: MTS Centre

Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Time: 8:00 p.m. EST

Network: FS-F, TSN-JETS

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