Here are your channels, announcers for Thursday’s playoff games


Thee are four Stanley Cup playoff games this evening as both the Senators-Canadiens and Capitals-Rangers kick off their series.

Out West, the Kings-Blues and Ducks-Red Wings will engage in Game 2s.

Here’s the rundown…

No. 7 Ottawa at No. 2 Montreal

Puck drops at 7 p.m. ET on CNBC, and will carry the CBC feed featuring Bob Cole, Garey Galley and Cassie Campbell-Pascall.

No. 6 New York Rangers at No. 3 Washington

Puck drops at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, with Doc Emrick, Pierre McGuire and Ed Olczyk on the call.

No. 5 Los Angeles at No. 4 St. Louis

Puck drops at 9:30 p.m. ET on CNBC, featuring play-by-play man Dave Strader and color commentator Brian Engblom.

No. 7 Detroit at No. 2 Anaheim

Puck drops at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN, with John Forslund and Daryl Reaugh on the call.

Just a reminder that you can also watch all four of tonight’s postseason games live on NBC Sports Extra.

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NBC Sports Live Extra is NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices and tablets that will stream all Stanley Cup Playoff games that air on NBC, NBC Sports Network, and CNBC.

For desktops, NBC Sports Live Extra can be accessed at

The NBC Sports Live Extra app for mobile devices and tablets is available at the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, and on select Android handset and tablet devices within Google Play.