Apr 16, 2014; Tampa, FL, USA; Montreal Canadiens left wing Rene Bourque (17) and Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas (7) go after the puck during the third period in game one of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Tampa Bay Times Forum. Montreal Canadiens defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

NHL Playoffs 2014, Canadiens at Lightning Game 2: live stream, start time, TV info and more


Game 2 of the Eastern Conference series between the Montreal Canadiens and Tampa Bay Lightning takes place on Friday night, with the Lightning looking to avoid another disappointing loss at home after dropping the series-opener to Montreal.

The Canadiens nearly doubled Tampa Bay’s shot output in Game 1, which is a troubling statistic that the Lightning will need to address if they want to avoid going in a two-game hole before traveling North of the border.

How can you tune in to Game 2 between the Canadiens and Lighting on Friday night? Here is all the information you will need to catch all of the action and stay dialed in with the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs:

Date: Friday, April 18
Start Time: 7:00 p.m. ET
Location: Tampa, Fla.
Venue: Tampa Bay Times Forum
TV Info: CNBC
Live Stream: NBC Sports Live Extra
Series Record: Canadiens lead, 1-0

Remaining Series Schedule:

Date
TIME (ET)    vs.  
NETWORKS
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

Playoff Bracket:

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Will the Lightning be able to avoid going down two games on their home ice or will they be able to split the series before traveling to Tampa Bay? Sound off in the comments section below with your thoughts and predictions.

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