The Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning get the NHL postseason underway on Wednesday night, with their opening round match up in the Eastern Conference. It is the second time that the two teams have faced off in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, with the Lightning earning the sweep the first time around.
However, the Lightning will be without their starting netminder, Ben Bishop, for the opening game of the series, which could give the Canadiens the advantage they need to steal a game on the road.
How can you tune in to tonight’s opening game of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs? Here is all the information you will need to catch all of the action between the Canadiens and Lightning:
Date: Wednesday, April 16
Start Time: 7 p.m. ET
Location: Tampa, Florida
Venue: Tampa Bay Times Forum
TV Info: CNBC
Live Stream: NBC Sports Live Extra
Series Record: Tied, 0-0
|Date ||TIME (ET)|| vs. ||NETWORKS|
|Wednesday, April 16||7 p.m.||Montreal at Tampa Bay||CBC, RDS, CNBC|
|Friday, April 18||7 p.m.||Montreal at Tampa Bay||CBC, RDS, CNBC|
|Sunday, April 20||7 p.m.||Tampa Bay at Montreal||CBC, RDS, NBCSN|
|Tuesday, April 22||7 p.m.||Tampa Bay at Montreal||CBC, RDS, NHLN U.S.|
|*Thursday, April 24||7 p.m.||Montreal at Tampa Bay||CBC, RDS, CNBC|
|*Sunday, April 27||TBD||Tampa Bay at Montreal||CBC, RDS, NBCSN|
|Tuesday, April 29||TBD||Montreal at Tampa Bay||CBC, RDS|
Who do you think will start off their Stanley Cup run with a big win on Wednesday night? Sound off in the comments section below with your thoughts and predictions.