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Game 1 – New York Islanders vs. Tampa Bay Lightning – 3 p.m. ET on NBC

Game 1 – Montreal Canadiens and Vegas Golden Knights – Monday at 9 p.m. ET on NBCSN

Semifinal Networks and Times Announced Through Saturday, June 26

STAMFORD, Conn. – June 11, 2021 – NBC Sports has announced its comprehensive coverage schedule for the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals, which begin this Sunday when Steven Stamkos and the defending Stanley Cup Champion Tampa Bay Lightning host Mathew Barzal and the New York Islanders at 3 p.m. ET on NBC. Kenny Albert will handle play-by-play duties alongside U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame member Eddie Olczyk (analyst) and Brian Boucher (‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst).

Game 1 in the other Semifinal between Carey Price and the Montreal Canadiens against Mark Stone and the Vegas Golden Knights will be presented Monday at 9 p.m. ET on NBCSN. John Forslund (play-by-play) will call the matchup alongside Joe Micheletti (analyst) and Emmy Award-winner Pierre McGuire (‘Inside-the-Glass’ analyst).

All Semifinal games on NBC, NBCSN and USA Network are exclusive. Live coverage is also streamed on and the NBC Sports app.

Following is NBC Sports’ coverage schedule of the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals:

DateCoverageNetworkTime (ET)
Sun., June 13Game 1 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa BayNBC3 p.m.
Mon., June 14Game 1 – Montreal at VegasNBCSN9 p.m.
Tues., June 15Game 2 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa BayNBCSN8 p.m.
Wed., June 16Game 2 – Montreal at VegasNBCSN9 p.m.
Thurs., June 17Game 3 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. IslandersUSA Network8 p.m.
Fri., June 18Game 3 – Vegas at MontrealUSA Network8 p.m.
Sat., June 19Game 4 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. IslandersUSA Network8 p.m.
Sun., June 20Game 4 – Vegas at MontrealNBCSN8 p.m.
Mon., June 21Game 5 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay*NBCSN8 p.m.
Tues., June 22Game 5 – Montreal at Vegas*NBCSN9 p.m.
Wed., June 23Game 6 – Tampa Bay at N.Y. Islanders*NBCSN8 p.m.
Thurs., June 24Game 6 – Vegas at Montreal*USA Network8 p.m.
Fri., June 25Game 7 – N.Y. Islanders at Tampa Bay*NBCSN8 p.m.
Sat., June 26Game 7 – Montreal at Vegas*NBCSN8 p.m.

*if necessary