NHL Sets Conference Finals Schedules
(CBS) As the Blackhawks prepare to take on the Red Wings for a crucial Game 7 at the United Center tonight, the NHL has set the schedules for the Eastern & Western Conference Finals.
In the West, if the Blackhawks win, they’ll host the Los Angeles Kings in Games 1 and 2 in Chicago on Saturday and Sunday night. Games 3 and 4 would then shift to Los Angeles on June 4 and 6.
If the Red Wings win, they’ll travel to Los Angeles for Games 1 and 2 before returning home to Detroit for Games 3 and 4.
For the Eastern Conference Finals between the Bruins and the Penguins, Games 1 will take place in Pittsburgh on Saturday, with Game 2 to be played on Monday.
The series then shifts to Boston for Games 3 and 4 on June 5 and 7.
Here’s what the Blackhawks’ complete schedule would look like, should they win tonight:
Saturday: at Blackhawks, 4 p.m.
Sunday: at Blackhawks, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, June 4: at Kings, 8 p.m.
Thursday, June 6: at Kings, 8 p.m.
Saturday, June 8: at Blackhawks, 7 p.m.
Monday, June 10: at Kings, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, June 12: at Blackhawks, TBD