Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia will have comprehensive coverage of the Philadelphia Flyers first round NHL Playoffs series against the Washington Capitals. The series kicks off on Thursday, April 14 on CSN.
CSN will air six of a possible seven games in the first round with Flyers broadcasters Jim Jackson, Bill Clement and Chris Therien bringing viewers all the action.
Thursday, April 14 at Washington 7 p.m. CSN Pregame Live: 6 p.m.
Saturday, April 16 at Washington 7 p.m. CSN Pregame Live: 6:30 p.m.
Monday, April 18 vs. Washington 7 p.m. CSN Pregame Live: 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 20 vs. Washington 7 p.m. CSN Pregame Live: 6:30 p.m.
*Friday, April 22 at Washington TBA CSN
*Sunday, April 24 vs. Washington 3 p.m. NBC10 Pregame Live: 2:30 p.m. on TCN
*Wednesday, April 27 at Washington TBA CSN
Please note the following changes to the Phillies schedule:
Thursday, April 14 vs. Padres 1 p.m. CSN
Saturday, April 16 vs. Nationals 7 p.m. TCN
Monday, April 18 vs. Mets 7 p.m. TCN
Wednesday, April 20 vs. Mets 7 p.m. TCN
Friday, April 22 at Brewers 7 p.m. TCN*
Sunday, April 24 at Brewers 2 p.m. CSN**
Wednesday, April 27 at Nationals 7 p.m. TCN**
*The April 22 Phillies game was previously scheduled for TCN and will remain on that network
CSN will have extensive pre and postgame coverage with interviews and analysis before and after each game. Michael Barkann will host “Flyers Pregame Live” and “Flyers Postgame Live” with John Boruk reporting alongside hockey analyst Al Morganti.
In addition to live pre and postgame coverage, CSN and TCN will have extensive coverage in “Breakfast on Broad,” “Philly Sports Talk,” “SportsNet Central,” online at CSNPhilly.com, and on Facebook and Twitter.
CSN will also air a Flyers playoff special, “The Ultimate Goal,” on Wednesday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m. This special will preview the Flyers-Capitals series.
For behind-the-scenes access to Flyers playoffs, fans can follow @CSNFlyers on Twitter. This account features behind the scenes photos, videos from the control room and between the benches, as well as inside info from the Flyers' broadcast team.
Fans can follow all the Flyers news on Twitter by using the #FlyersTalk and following the network’s hockey experts on the social media site:
Michael Barkann: @MBarkannCSN
John Boruk: @JohnBorukCSN
John Clark: @JClarkCSN
Sarah Baicker: @SBaickerTCN