NEW YORK (May 23, 2018) – The National Hockey League announced today the schedule and broadcast information for the 2018 Stanley Cup Final, which begins Monday, May 28, in Las Vegas.
Based on their higher regular-season point total, the Western Conference champion Vegas Golden Knights will host Games 1 and 2 of the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Final, as well as Games 5 and 7, if necessary.
The Eastern Conference champion Washington Capitals will host Games 3 and 4, as well as Game 6, if necessary.
In the U.S., NBC will broadcast Games 1 and 4 and, if necessary, Games 5-7. NBCSN will televise Games 2 and 3.
In Canada, CBC, Sportsnet and TVA Sports will broadcast the entire series.
All games also will be carried by NBC Sports Radio and SiriusXM Radio. NHL Network will air live programming on-site in Las Vegas and Washington, and NHL.com will continue to provide extensive digital coverage.
Media Day in advance of the Stanley Cup Final will take place on Sunday, May 27, at T-Mobile Arena, with comprehensive live coverage featured on NHL Network throughout the day. A full schedule of events for Stanley Cup Final Media Day will be released at a later date.
2018 STANLEY CUP FINAL SCHEDULE
Subject to Change/All Times ET
Date Time (ET) Vegas vs. Washington Networks
Monday, May 28 8 p.m. Washington at Vegas NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
Wednesday, May 30 8 p.m. Washington at Vegas NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
Saturday, June 2 8 p.m. Vegas at Washington NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
Monday, June 4 8 p.m. Vegas at Washington NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
* Thursday, June 7 8 p.m. Washington at Vegas NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
* Sunday, June 10 8 p.m. Vegas at Washington NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
* Wednesday, June 13 8 p.m. Washington at Vegas NBC, CBC, SN, TVA Sports
* If necessary