The New York Rangers host the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals tonight at 8 in New York, and the Chicago Blackhawks face the Anaheim Ducks tomorrow night at 8. Both games are on NBC.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Stanley Cup Final will open on Wednesday with Game 1 in New York, Tampa or Anaheim.
The NHL announced Thursday that Game 1 will be at Madison Square Garden if the Rangers beat the Lightning in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final on tonight.
In the NBA The Golden State Warriors are in the finals for the first time since 1975 after closing out the Western Conference finals in a 104-90 triumph over the Houston Rockets in five games – setting up a battle with the Cleveland Cavaliers for the NBA title.
There will be a Game 7 in each of the NHL's conference finals. The Chicago Blackhawks are heading back to Anaheim after scoring three times in the second period of a 5-2 victory over the Ducks in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals.