The Penguins officially released their schedule for the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals tonight following the Canadiens victory over the Capitals. They will kick off their second round series Friday night at Mellon Arena.
Here is the official release…
PENGUINS OPEN PLAYOFFS SECOND ROUND
FRIDAY AT HOME AGAINST MONTREAL
The Pittsburgh Penguins open their second-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens on Friday at 7 p.m. at Mellon Arena.
Game 2 will be a matinee tilt on Sunday at 2 p.m. at Mellon Arena.
The best-of-seven semifinal series then shifts to Montreal for Games 3 and 4 on Tuesday, May 4 at 7 p.m. and Thursday May 6 at 7 p.m.
If necessary, Pittsburgh will also host Game 5 on Saturday, May 8 at 7 p.m. and Game 7 on Wednesday, May 12 with a time to be determined.
Versus will broadcast Games 1, 4 and 5 with NBC airing Game 2 on national TV. FSN Pittsburgh will broadcast Games 3, 6 and 7.
Friday, April 30 Montreal at PITTSBURGH 7 p.m. Versus
Sunday, May 2 Montreal at PITTSBURGH 2 p.m. NBC
Tuesday, May 4 Pittsburgh at MONTREAL 7 p.m. FSN Pittsburgh
Thursday, May 6 Pittsburgh at MONTREAL 7 p.m. Versus
*Saturday, May 8 Montreal at PITTSBURGH 7 p.m. Versus
*Monday, May 10 Pittsburgh at MONTREAL 7 p.m. FSN Pittsburgh
*Wednesday, May 12 Montreal at PITTSBURGH TBD FSN Pittsburgh