NBC Sports Network Presents Two NHL Game 7s on Consecutive Nights
via press release:
NBC SPORTS NETWORK PRESENTS TWO NHL GAME 7s ON CONSECUTIVE NIGHTS
Sharks-Kings at 9 p.m. ET Tonight
Red Wings-Blackhawks at 8 p.m. ET Tomorrow Night
NHL Live Begins Coverage One Hour Prior to Games
NEW YORK – May 28, 2013 – The NHL Stanley Cup Conference Semifinals will conclude with two Western Conference Game 7s on consecutive nights on NBC Sports Network.
Tonight at 9 p.m. ET, the reigning Stanley Cup champions, the Los Angeles Kings, host the San Jose Sharks (series tied 3-3), in a series that has seen the home team win each game. John Forslund will manage play-by-play with ‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst Joe Micheletti from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif.
Coverage begins at 8 p.m. ET with NHL Live hosted by Bill Patrick, Mike Milbury and Keith Jones from NBC Sports Group’s International Broadcast Center in Stamford, Conn.
Wednesday night’s coverage features the Chicago Blackhawks, who have won the past two games of the series after trailing 3-1, hosting the Detroit Red Wings at 8 p.m. ET. Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick will handle play-by-play, and will be joined by analyst Eddie Olczyk and Emmy Award-winning ‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst Pierre McGuire from the United Center in Chicago, Ill.
Tomorrow’s coverage begins at 7 p.m. ET with NHL Live hosted by Liam McHugh, Mike Milbury and Keith Jones from Stamford, Conn.
Post-game shows will air immediately following the conclusion of each game.
NHL Conference Semifinal Schedule (all times ET):
Tues., May 28
Bill Patrick, Mike Milbury, Keith Jones
San Jose (6) @ Los Angeles (5)
John Forslund, Joe Micheletti
Wed., May 29
Liam McHugh, Mike Milbury, Keith Jones
Detroit (7) @ Chicago (1)
Mike Emrick, Eddie Olczyk, Pierre McGuire
As it has for all NBC Sports Network games throughout the playoffs, NBC Sports Live Extra — the NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, and tablets — will live stream the two Game 7s via “TV Everywhere,” the media industry’s effort to make quality content available to authenticated customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms.