The Stanley Cup finals are just two weeks away.
NBC Sports and the NHL are hosting the first-ever Stanley Cup Playoffs on NBC Sports, a full three weeks before the final round begins.
NBCSN will broadcast all 22 games of the Stanley Cups Final from the Staples Center in Los Altos Hills.
Here are some key things to know before the games begin: NBCSN’s coverage begins with Game 1, which is set to begin at 9 p.m.
ET on Sunday.
In the opening round, the Kings face off against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center.
Game 2 will begin at 5 p.p.m., with the Kings facing off against Los Angeles Ducks at Staples Arena.
Game 3 will be played in Los Vegas, Nevada, on Sunday night.
The Los Angeles Angels will face off on Tuesday night against the New York Yankees in the first round of the playoffs.
The winner of Game 3 at Staples will face the winner of the Los Angels-Yankees game.
In Game 4, the Los Altados face off in Los Padres, California, against the San Diego Padres.
Game 5 is set for Tuesday night in St. Louis against the Chicago White Sox.
Game 6 will be the final game of the regular season in Los Santos, California.
Games 7-9 will be held in Las Vegas on Sunday, October 18, at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Game 10 will be a rematch between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California on October 20.
The Kings will face Anaheim Ducks on October 23.
Game 11 will be an eight-game series against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Staples Centre.
The game will be televised live on NBCSports.com, with the Stanley Series starting at 5:30 p..m..
All games will be available on NBCsports.com.