NHL playoffs bracket 2019: Full schedule, dates, times, TV channels for conference finals

Sporting News

The 2019 NHL playoff bracket is set for its four conference finalists and the schedule has been released.

The chase for the 2019 Stanley Cup moves to its semifinals stage Thursday with the Hurricanes vs. the Bruins at 8 p.m. ET in the Eastern Conference finals.

MORE: Watch NHL playoff games live & on demand with fuboTV (7-day trial)

Scroll to continue with content
Ad

The Western Conference finals gets underway Saturday, May 10, with Game 1 between the Blues and Sharks at 8 p.m. ET.

Round 3 of the Stanley Cup playoffs could last a full 14 days; potential Game 7s are scheduled for May 22-23.

Below you'll find everything to know about watching the second round of the 2019 NHL playoffs, including series-by-series TV schedules and live-streaming information.

LIVE: Today's NHL scores, updates, TV schedule

2019 NHL playoffs bracket

nhl-playoff-bracket
nhl-playoff-bracket

NHL playoffs 2019: TV channels, live stream

The 2019 NHL playoffs will be broadcast across NBC's family of networks in the United States. Games in the conference finals are covered exclusively by NBC and NBCSN. NBC will show every game during the Stanley Cup Final.

The primary outlet for live-streaming 2019 NHL playoff games is NBC Sports Live, available on desktop and by downloading the mobile app. You can also stream games live by signing up for fuboTV, which offers a free seven-day trial.

Mike Emrick, Mike Milbury and Pierre McGuire are NBC's lead broadcast team for the NHL playoffs.

Boston Bruins vs. Carolina Hurricanes

Eastern Conference finals game schedule

Date

Matchup

Time (TV channel)

May 9

Bruins 5, Hurricanes 2

BOS leads series 1-0

May 12

Bruins 6, Hurricanes 2

BOS leads series 2-0

May 14

Bruins 2, Hurricanes 1

BOS leads series 3-0

May 16

Bruins 4, Hurricanes 0

BOS wins series 4-0

San Jose Sharks vs. St. Louis Blues

Western Conference finals game schedule

Date

Matchup

Time (TV channel)

May 11

Sharks 6, Blues 3

SJS leads series 1-0

May 13

Blues 4, Sharks 2

Series tied 1-1

May 15

Sharks 5, Blues 4 (OT)

SJS leads series 2-1

May 17

Blues 2, Sharks 1

Series tied 2-2

May 19

Blues 5, Sharks 0

STL leads 3-2

May 21

Blues 5, Sharks 1

STL wins series 4-2

*May 23

Game 7 at San Jose

9 p.m. ET (NBCSN/fuboTV)

(*if necessary)

NHL playoffs 2019 results

Eastern Conference

Boston Bruins (A2) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (WC2)

Date

Matchup

Time (TV channel)

April 25

Bruins 3, Blue Jackets 2 (OT)

BOS leads series 1-0

April 27

Blue Jackets 3, Bruins 2 (2OT)

Series tied 1-1

April 30

Blue Jackets 2, Bruins 1

CBJ leads series 2-1

May 2

Bruins 4, Blue Jackets 1

Series tied 2-2

May 4

Bruins 4, Blue Jackets 3

BOS leads series 3-2

May 6

Bruins 3, Blue Jackets 0

BOS wins series 4-2

New York Islanders (M2) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (WC1)

Date

Matchup

Time (TV channel)

April 26

Hurricanes 1, Islanders 0 (OT)

CAR leads series 1-0

April 28

Hurricanes 2, Islanders 1

CAR leads series 2-0

May 1

Hurricanes 5, Islanders 2

CAR leads series 3-0

May 3

Hurricanes 5, Islanders 2

CAR wins series 4-0

Western Conference

San Jose Sharks (P2) vs. Colorado Avalanche (WC2)

Date

Matchup

Time (TV channel)

April 26

Sharks 5, Avalanche 2

SJS leads series 1-0

April 28

Avalanche 4, Sharks 3

Series tied 1-1

April 30

Sharks 4, Avalanche 2

SJS leads series 2-1

May 2

Avalanche 3, Sharks 0

Series tied 2-2

May 4

Sharks 2, Avalanche 1

SJS leads series 3-2

May 6

Avalanche 4, Sharks 3

Series tied 3-3

May 8

Sharks 3, Avalanche 2

SJS wins series 4-3

St. Louis Blues (C3) vs. Dallas Stars (WC1)

Date

Matchup

Time (TV channel)

April 25

Blues 3, Stars 2

STL leads series 1-0

April 27

Stars 4, Blues 2

Series tied 1-1

April 29

Blues 4, Stars 3

STL leads series 2-1

May 1

Stars 4, Blues 2

Series tied 2-2

May 3

Stars 2, Blues 1

DAL leads series 3-2

May 5

Blues 4, Stars 1

Series tied 3-3

May 7

Blues 2, Stars 1 (2OT)

STL wins series 4-3

What to read next