FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, June 11th, 2021
NBC SPORTS’ COVERAGE OF THE 2021 STANLEY CUP SEMIFINALS BEGINS SUNDAY ON NBC
Game 1 – New York Islanders vs. Tampa Bay Lightning – 3 p.m. ET on NBC
Game 1 – Montreal Canadiens and Vegas Golden Knights – Monday at 9 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Semifinal Networks and Times Announced Through Saturday, June 26
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 11, 2021 – NBC Sports has announced its comprehensive coverage schedule for the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals, which begin this Sunday when Steven Stamkos and the defending Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning host Mathew Barzal and the New York Islanders at 3 p.m. ET on NBC. Kenny Albert will handle play-by-play duties alongside U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame member Eddie Olczyk (analyst) and Brian Boucher (‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst).
Game 1 in the other Semifinal between Carey Price and the Montreal Canadiens against Mark Stone and the Vegas Golden Knights will be presented Monday at 9 p.m. ET on NBCSN. John Forslund (play-by-play) will call the matchup alongside Joe Micheletti (analyst) and Emmy Award-winner Pierre McGuire (‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst).
All Semifinal games on NBC, NBCSN and USA Network are exclusive. Live coverage is also streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
Following is NBC Sports’ coverage schedule of the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals:
|Sun., June 13||Game 1 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay||NBC||3 p.m.|
|Mon., June 14||Game 1 – Montreal at Vegas||NBCSN||9 p.m.|
|Tues., June 15||Game 2 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay||NBCSN||8 p.m.|
|Wed., June 16||Game 2 – Montreal at Vegas||NBCSN||9 p.m.|
|Thurs., June 17||Game 3 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders||USA Network||8 p.m.|
|Fri., June 18||Game 3 – Vegas at Montreal||USA Network||8 p.m.|
|Sat., June 19||Game 4 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders||USA Network||8 p.m.|
|Sun., June 20||Game 4 – Vegas at Montreal||NBCSN||8 p.m.|
|Mon., June 21||Game 5 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay*||NBCSN||8 p.m.|
|Tues., June 22||Game 5 – Montreal at Vegas*||NBCSN||9 p.m.|
|Wed., June 23||Game 6 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders*||NBCSN||8 p.m.|
|Thurs., June 24||Game 6 – Vegas at Montreal*||USA Network||8 p.m.|
|Fri., June 25||Game 7 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay*||NBCSN||8 p.m.|
|Sat., June 26||Game 7 – Montreal at Vegas*||NBCSN||8 p.m.|