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Thursday, June 17th, 2021

GAME THREE OF 2021 STANLEY CUP SEMIFINALS BETWEEN LIGHTNING & ISLANDERS TONIGHT ON USA NETWORK AND PEACOCK

Game 3 – Tampa Bay Lightning vs. New York Islanders with Series Tied 1-1 – 8 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock

Game 3 – Vegas Golden Knights vs. Montreal Canadiens – Tomorrow at 8 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock; Series Tied 1-1

Semifinal Networks and Times Announced Through Saturday, June 26

STAMFORD, Conn. – June 17, 2021 – Comprehensive coverage of the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals continues tonight on NBC Sports and Peacock, when Steven Stamkos and the defending Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning face Mathew Barzal and the New York Islanders in Game 3 at 8 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock. The series is tied 1-1. Kenny Albert will handle play-by-play duties alongside U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame member Eddie Olczyk (analyst) and former NHL goalie Brian Boucher (‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst).

Carey Price and the Montreal Canadiens will host Mark Stone and the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 3 of the other Semifinal with the series tied at a game apiece tomorrow at 8 p.m. ET on USA Network and Peacock. 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 airing exclusively on NBCSN or USA Network are available to stream on Peacock, NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.

Following is NBC Sports and Peacock’s coverage schedule of the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals:

Date Coverage Network/Streaming Time (ET)
Thurs., June 17 Game 3 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders USA Network/Peacock 8 p.m.
Fri., June 18 Game 3 – Vegas at Montreal USA Network/Peacock 8 p.m.
Sat., June 19 Game 4 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders USA Network/Peacock 8 p.m.
Sun., June 20 Game 4 – Vegas at Montreal NBCSN/Peacock 8 p.m.
Mon., June 21 Game 5 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay NBCSN/Peacock 8 p.m.
Tues., June 22 Game 5 – Montreal at Vegas NBCSN/Peacock 9 p.m.
Wed., June 23 Game 6 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders* NBCSN/Peacock 8 p.m.
Thurs., June 24 Game 6 – Vegas at Montreal* USA Network/Peacock 8 p.m.
Fri., June 25 Game 7 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay* NBCSN/Peacock 8 p.m.
Sat., June 26 Game 7 – Montreal at Vegas* NBCSN/Peacock 8 p.m.

*if necessary

–NBC SPORTS–