Wednesday, April 13 marks the start of the first round of the competitive road to the Stanley Cup during the 2011 NHL Playoffs. Hockey fans will get a chance to follow their favorite teams to the final stretch in hopes of winning the Stanley Cup for the 2010-2011 NHL season. We have Wednesday’s first round series schedule in EST, so be sure to check your local listings for the appropriate channel lineup.
7:00 PM Matchups
- Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals: Tampa Bay Lightning (no. 5) at Pittsburgh Penguins (no. 4)
- Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals: Phoenix Coyotes (no. 6) at Detroit Redwings (no. 3) – National Coverage on Versus (DISH Network channel 151)
7:30 PM Matchup – National Coverage on Versus (DISH Network Channel 151)
- Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals: New York Rangers (no. 8 ) at Washington Capitals (no. 1)
10:00 PM Matchup – National Coverage on Versus (DISH Network channel 151)
- Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals: Chicago Blackhawks (no. 8 ) at Vancouver Cauncks (no. 1)
10:30 PM Matchup
- Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals: Nashville Predators (no. 5) at Anaheim Ducks (no. 4)
Begin watching the first round of NHL Playoffs with five competitive matchups, with three series being broadcast on Versus, channel 151 for DISH Network subscribers. To learn more about DISH Network programming visit authorized retailer, DISH Systems online or call 866-989-3474. You can also find DISH Network deals and satellite TV updates by becoming a fan of DISH TV on Facebook.