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2014 NHL Stanley Cup playoffs first round television schedule

(Drew Hallowell/Getty Images file photo)
(Drew Hallowell/Getty Images file photo)

Here's how to watch all of the games in the first round of this year's Stanley Cup playoffs.

Headlining the slate is the clash between the Flyers and New York Rangers, which starts Thursday night at Madison Square Garden.

Games will be televised in the United States on NBC, NBCSN, CNBC and NHL Network; and in Canada on CBC, TSN and RDS.

All times below are Eastern. Games with an asterisk are if necessary.

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    Eastern Conference

    Philadelphia Flyers vs. New York Rangers

    Game 1: Thursday, April 17 at New York, 7:00 p.m. (Comcast SportsNet, CNBC, TSN, RDS)
    Game 2: Sunday, April 20 at New York, 12:00 p.m. (NBC, TSN, RDS)
    Game 3: Tuesday, April 22 at Philadelphia, 8:00 p.m. (Comcast SportsNet, CNBC, TSN2)
    Game 4: Friday, April 25 at Philadelphia, 7:00 p.m. (Comcast SportsNet, CNBC, TSN, RDS)
    Game 5: Sunday, April 27 at New York, 12:00 p.m. (NBC, TSN, RDS)
    Game 6: Tuesday, April 29 at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. (Comcast SportsNet, NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
    Game 7: Wednesday, April 30 at New York, 7:00 p.m. (Comcast SportsNet, U.S. TV TBA, TSN)

    Detroit Red Wings vs. Boston Bruins

    Game 1: Friday, April 18 at Boston, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN)
    Game 2: Sunday, April 20 at Boston, 3:00 p.m. (NBC, TSN, RDS)
    Game 3: Tuesday, April 22 at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN)
    Game 4: Thursday, April 24 at Detroit, 8:00 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN)
    Game 5: Saturday, April 26 at Boston, 3:00 p.m. (NBC, TSN, RDS)

    Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

    Game 1: Wednesday, April 16 at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN, CHEX)
    Game 2: Saturday, April 19 at Pittsburgh, 7:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 3: Monday, April 21 at Columbus, 7:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS2)
    Game 4: Wednesday, April 23 at Columbus, 7:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 5: Saturday, April 26 at Pittsburgh, 7:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 6: Monday, April 28 at Columbus, 7:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)

    Montréal Canadiens vs. Tampa Bay Lightning 

    Game 1: Wednesday, April 16 at Tampa Bay, 7:00 p.m. (CNBC, CBC, RDS)
    Game 2: Friday, April 18 at Tampa Bay, 7:00 p.m. (CNBC, CBC, RDS)
    Game 3: Sunday, April 20 at Montréal, 7:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 4: Tuesday, April 22 at Montréal, 7:00 p.m. (NHL Network, CBC, RDS)

    Western Conference

    Minnesota Wild vs. Colorado Avalanche

    Game 1: Thursday, April 17 at Colorado, 9:30 p.m. (CNBC, TSN, RDS)
    Game 2: Saturday, April 19 at Colorado, 9:30 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
    Game 3: Monday, April 21 at Minnesota, 8:00 p.m. (NHL Network, TSN, RDS)
    Game 4: Thursday, April 24 at Minnesota, 9:30 p.m. (CNBC, TSN2, RDS2)
    Game 5: Saturday, April 26 at Colorado, 9:30 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
    Game 6: Monday, April 28 at Minnesota, 9:30 p.m. (CNBC, TSN, RDS2)
    Game 7: Wednesday, April 30 at Colorado, 9:00 p.m. (CNBC, TSN, RDS2)

    Chicago Blackhawks vs. St. Louis Blues

    Game 1: Thursday, April 17 at St. Louis, 8:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS2)
    Game 2: Saturday, April 19 at St. Louis, 3:00 p.m. (NBC, CBC, RDS)
    Game 3: Monday, April 21 at Chicago, 8:30 p.m. (CNBC, CHEX, RDS Info)
    Game 4: Wednesday, April 23 at Chicago, 9:30 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 5: Friday, April 25 at St. Louis, 8:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS2)
    Game 6: Sunday, April 27 at Chicago, 3:00 p.m. (NBC, CBC, RDS)

    Dallas Stars vs. Anaheim Ducks

    Game 1: Wednesday, April 16 at Anaheim, 10:00 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
    Game 2: Friday, April 18 at Anaheim, 10:00 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
    Game 3: Monday, April 21 at Dallas, 9:30 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
    Game 4: Wednesday, April 23 at Dallas, 8:00 p.m. (CNBC, TSN, RDS2)
    Game 5: Friday, April 25 at Anaheim, 10:30 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN, RDS)
    Game 6: Sunday, April 27 at Dallas, 8:00 p.m. (NBCSN, TSN2, RDS2)

    Los Angeles Kings vs. San Jose Sharks

    Game 1: Thursday, April 17 at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS2)
    Game 2: Sunday, April 20 at San Jose, 10:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 3: Tuesday, April 22 at Los Angeles, 10:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 4: Thursday, April 24 at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 5: Saturday, April 26 at San Jose, 10:00 p.m. (CNBC, CBC, RDS2)
    Game 6: Monday, April 28 at Los Angeles, 10:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)
    Game 7: Wednesday, April 30 at San Jose, 10:00 p.m. (NBCSN, CBC, RDS)

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