The NHL has released the schedule for the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs and the Washington Capitals begin on Wednesday with a game at home against the New York Rangers. Katie Carrera posted the schedule over on Capitals Insider.
Game 1: Weds., April 13 at Washington, 7:30 p.m., CSN, Versus
Game 2: Fri., April 15 at Washington, 7:30 p.m., CSN
Game 3: Sun., April 17 at New York, 3:00 p.m., NBC
Game 4: Weds., April 20 at New York, 7:00 p.m., CSN
*Game 5: Sat., April 23 at Washington, 3:00 p.m., NBC
*Game 6: Mon., April 25 at New York, TBD
*Game 7: Weds., April 27 at Washington, TBD
Mike Vogel of WashingtonCaps.com tweeted that Versus will be blacked out in Baltimore and Washington DC, so the games will be carried locally by Comcast SportsNet.
As a Capitals fan, what are your thoughts on getting the Rangers in the first round?