The Penguins round 1 schedule is out and the team kicks off the playoffs on Wednesday night at home against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Game 2 is Friday night at the Consol Energy Center.
The series then shifts to Tampa Bay for Games 3 and 4 on Monday April 18th and Wednesday April 20th.
Due to schedule conflicts at both venues, there will be two sets of two day breaks.
The tv schedule for the series is expected to be finalized on Monday. All seven games are expected to be carried on Root Sports.
Round 1 Schedule
Game 1: Wednesday, April 13th – 7:00 p.m. (PIT)
Game 2: Friday, April 15th – 7:00 p.m. (PIT)
Game 3: Monday, April 18th – 7:00 p.m. (TB)
Game 4: Wednesday, April 20th – 7:30 p.m. (TB)
Game 5: Saturday, April 23rd – TBD (PIT)
Game 6: Monday, April 25th – TBD (TB)
Game 7: Wednesday, April 27th – TBD (PIT)