Stanley Cup playoffs 1st-round schedule and where to watch

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The quest for the Stanley Cup begins with eight different first-round matchups as 16 teams compete for the right to be called the 2022 champions. (Getty Images - image credit)
The quest for the Stanley Cup begins with eight different first-round matchups as 16 teams compete for the right to be called the 2022 champions. (Getty Images - image credit)

The NHL's Stanley Cup playoffs are here and you can watch the action live on CBC TV or live streamed through CBCSports.ca and the CBC Sports app.

Dates and times are subject to change.

The full broadcast schedule and where you can watch each game of the first round, is below:

EASTERN CONFERENCE

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Tampa Bay Lightning

(TOR leads 2-1)

Game 1: Maple Leafs 5, Lightning 0
Game 2: Lightning 5, Maple Leafs 3
Game 3: Maple Leafs 5, Lightning 2
Game 4: Maple Leafs @ Lightning — Sunday, May 8 (7 p.m. ET, CBC, CBCSports.ca)
Game 5: Lightning @ Maple Leafs — Tuesday, May 10 (7:30 p.m. ET, CBC, CBCSports.ca)
x-Game 6: Maple Leafs @ Lightning — Thursday, May 12 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Lightning @ Maple Leafs — Saturday, May 14 (TBD)

Florida Panthers vs. Washington Capitals

(Series tied 1-1)

Game 1: Capitals 4, Panthers 2
Game 2: Panthers 5, Capitals 1
Game 3: Panthers @ Capitals — Saturday, May 7 (1 p.m. ET, Sportsnet, TVA Sports)
Game 4: Panthers @ Capitals — Monday, May 9 (7 p.m. ET, SN1, TVA Sports)
Game 5: Capitals @ Panthers — Wednesday, May 11 (7:30 p.m. ET, TBD)
x-Game 6: Panthers @ Capitals — Friday, May 13 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Capitals @ Panthers — Sunday, May 15 (TBD)

Carolina Hurricanes vs. Boston Bruins

(CAR leads 2-1)

Game 1: Hurricanes 5, Bruins 1
Game 2: Hurricanes 5, Bruins 2
Game 3: Bruins 4, Hurricanes 2
Game 4: Hurricanes @ Bruins — Sunday, May 8 (12:30 p.m. ET, Sportsnet, TVA Sports)
Game 5: Bruins @ Hurricanes — Tuesday, May 10 (7 p.m. ET, SN360, TVA Sports)
x-Game 6: Hurricanes @ Bruins — Thursday, May 12 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Bruins @ Hurricanes — Saturday, May 14 (TBD)

New York Rangers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

(Series tied 1-1)

Game 1: Penguins 4, Rangers 3 (3OT)
Game 2: Rangers 5, Penguins 2
Game 3: Rangers @ Penguins — Saturday, May 7 (7 p.m. ET, CBC, CBCSports.ca)
Game 4: Rangers @ Penguins — Monday, May 9 (7 p.m. ET, CBC, CBCSports.ca)
Game 5: Penguins @ Rangers — Wednesday, May 11 (7 p.m. ET, TBD)
x-Game 6: Rangers @ Penguins — Friday, May 13 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Penguins @ Rangers — Sunday, May 15 (TBD)

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Edmonton Oilers vs. L.A. Kings

(Oilers lead 2-1)

Game 1: Kings 4, Oilers 3
Game 2: Oilers 6, Kings 0
Game 3: Oilers 8, Kings 2
Game 4: Oilers @ Kings — Sunday, May 8 (10 p.m. ET, CBC, CBCSports.ca)
Game 5: Kings @ Oilers — Tuesday, May 10 (10 p.m. ET CBC, CBCSports.ca)
x-Game 6: Oilers @ Kings — Thursday, May 12 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Kings @ Oilers — Saturday, May 14 (TBD)

Calgary Flames vs. Dallas Stars

(Series tied 1-1)

Game 1: Flames 1, Stars 0
Game 2: Stars 2, Flames 0
Game 3: Flames @ Stars — Saturday, May 7 (9:30 p.m. ET, CBC, CBCSports.ca)
Game 4: Flames @ Stars — Monday, May 9 (9:30 p.m. ET, CBC, CBCSports.ca)
Game 5: Stars @ Flames — Wednesday, May 11 (TBD)
x-Game 6: Flames @ Stars — Friday, May 13 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Stars @ Flames — Sunday, May 15 (TBD)

Colorado Avalanche vs. Nashville Predators

(COL leads 2-0)

Game 1: Avalanche 7, Predators 2
Game 2: Avalanche 2, Predators 1 (OT)
Game 3: Avalanche @ Predators — Saturday, May 7 (4:30 p.m. ET, Sportsnet, TVA Sports)
Game 4: Avalanche @ Predators — Monday, May 9 (9:30 p.m. ET, SN1, TVA Sports)
x-Game 5: Predators @ Avalanche — Wednesday, May 11 (TBD)
x-Game 6: Avalanche @ Predators — Friday, May 13 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Predators @ Avalanche— Sunday, May 15 (TBD)

Minnesota Wild vs. St. Louis Blues

(Wild lead 2-1)

Game 1: Blues 4, Wild 0
Game 2: Wild 6, Blues 2
Game 3: Wild 5, Blues 1
Game 4: Wild @ Blues — Sunday, May 8 (4:30 p.m. ET, SN360, TVA Sports)
Game 5: Blues @ Wild — Tuesday, May 10 (9:30 p.m. ET, SN360, TVA Sports)
x-Game 6: Wild @ Blues — Thursday, May 12 (TBD)
x-Game 7: Blues @ Wild — Saturday, May 14 (TBD)

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