TAMPA BAY, Fla. — The Chicago Blackhawks take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final Wednesday night. They’ll play at the world famous Amalie Arena at 7 p.m.
Jonathan Toews and his teammates have already raised the Stanley Cup twice in the past five seasons. They’re just four wins away from a third NHL title that would establish them as the most accomplished club of their era.
Media day was held on Tuesday, and both teams practiced on Tuesday.
Bryan Bickell and Marcus Kruger say they will play Wednesday night. Both sat a lot in game seven of the Western Conference Final.
Here’s the full Stanley Cup Final schedule (all times CDT):
Game 1: at Lightning, 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 3, NBC
Game 2: at Lightning, 6:15 p.m. Saturday, June 6, NBC
Game 3: at Blackhawks, 7 p.m. Monday, June 8, NBCSN
Game 4: at Blackhawks, 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, NBCSN
Game 5: at Lightning, 7 p.m. Saturday, June 13, NBC*
Game 6: at Blackhawks, 7 p.m. Monday, June 15, NBC*
Game 7: at Lightning, 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 17, NBC*
*– If necessary