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Las Vegas–Now that the opening round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs has come to a close, the NHL’s second season moves on to round 2 as the Vegas Golden Knights take on the San Jose Sharks.
Official Second Round Schedule for Golden Knights vs. San Jose Sharks
All games can be heard on Fox Sports Las Vegas 98.9 FM/1340 AM
Thursday, April 26 – Game 1 at Vegas (7 p.m. PT, NBCSN, CBC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports)
Saturday, April 28 – Game 2 at Vegas (5 p.m. PT, NBC, CBC, Sportsnet, TVA Sports)
Monday, April 30 – Game 3 at San Jose (7 p.m. PT, NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports)
Wednesday, May 2 – Game 4 at San Jose (7 p.m. PT, NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports)
*Friday, May 4 – Game 5 at Vegas (7 p.m. PT, NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports)
*Sunday, May 6 – Game 6 at San Jose (TBD)
*Tuesday, May 8 – Game 7 at Vegas (TBD)
*Denotes games if needed to be played to determine the outcome of the series.
Golden Knights fans will still have the pleasure in hearing the great Sicilian Sensation on the radio broadcasting side with Dan D’Uva on 98.9 FM and 1340 AM.
In addition, for the Spanish speaking audience, Golden Knights fans will get to hear Jesus Lopez and Herbert Castro on ESPN Deportes 1460 AM (home games only).
On the television side fans in the United States will hear the call from NBC Sports Network’s John Forslund who will be doing the play by play and his partner and analyst Joe Micheletti.
Forslund and Micheletti will be the National TV broadcasting team for the opening game of the series that starts tomorrow.
Up in Canada, Golden Knights fans will be able to tune into CBC and TVA Sports.
Toshiba Plaza Events For Golden Knights Fans
Starting at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Toshiba Plaza will feature multiple events and activities including:
-Barber shaving Vegas Golden Knights logos
-Tattoo artist tattooing free Vegas Golden Knights logos (up to a certain size)
-Face and hair painters
-Pop up Vegas Golden Knights shop
Just before the game, the traditional “March To The Fortress” kicks off at 5:45 p.m. outside MGM Resorts International’s New York-New York and will conclude right at Toshiba Plaza in front of T-Mobile Arena at 6:00 p.m.
**Fans in attendance for the opening game of the second round will receive their battle towel at their assigned seat compliments of community partner PandA.**
AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain Stanley Cup Playoff Broadcasting Itinerary
AT&T SportsNet will carry a live 30-minute postgame show following the conclusion of each game for the remainder of the Golden Knights 2018 Stanley Cup Playoff run.
Hosted by Dave Goucher, Shane Hnidy, Eric Lacroix, Gary Lawless, Aly Lozoff and Conor McGahey.
The special post-game segment will feature highlights of each game as well as in depth analysis by the Golden Knights TV Broadcasting team.
AT&T SportsNet is available on DIRECTV channel 684, U-verse channels 757 (SD) and 1757 (HD), CenturyLink channels 760 (SD) and 1760 (HD) and Cox Cable channels 313 (SD) and 1313 (HD).
Vegas Golden Knights Sunday Send Off
Just like it was back in the opening round of the playoffs when the Golden Knights faced off against the Kings, the team invited their fans to come out to support and watched as the players and staff left for their flight to Los Angeles for the third and fourth game of the series.
The organization is bringing that back for the second round as well.
Fans will be able to wish their team good luck by coming out to the official practice facility “City National Arena” before they head to the Bay Area and take on the San Jose Sharks for games three and four.
Time: TBD (check back with us later)
Official Vegas Golden Knights Road Game Watch Parties
Those times and locations will be made available at a later date, so check back with us as we will have that information for you from the team.
Official VGK Playoff Website
Golden Knights fans can go here: http://vegasgoldenknights.com/vgkplayoffs. This special site that organization created is for all related team news and content that the franchise generates relating to the Stanley Cup Playoffs (i.e. practice/game schedules, events, watch parties, statistics, videos and recaps).
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