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Golden Knights-Kings stream: How to watch Wednesday Night Hockey
Coverage begins at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.The second half of the Wednesday Night Hockey doubleheader will see the Kings host the Golden Knights in West Division action. Vegas trails first-place Colorado by four points for the division lead, while Los Angeles’ playoff hopes have grown dim. The Kings trail fourth-place St. Louis by six points for the West’s final playoff spot.
NBC’s coverage of the 2020-21 NHL season continues with Sunday’s matchup between the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins. Bruins-Penguins stream coverage begins at 3 p.m. ET on NBC. You can watch the game online and on the NBC Sports app by.
In what could be a potential First Round matchup in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Pittsburgh takes on Boston, which has climbed back into the conversation for theon the strength of a League-best nine wins in April. On Friday, the Bruins had their six-game win streak snapped in a . Boston has also put some distance between itself and the Rangers in the race for the fourth and final playoff spot in the East, leading by six points. The Bruins also have two games in hand over the Rangers.
NHL Power Rankings: Bruins making post-deadline push, Lightning continue to slide
The Bruins are looking like a different team on the other side of the trade deadlineFor a while, it was the Lightning and everyone else. But, as we've highlighted over the past couple weeks, the Colorado Avalanche have emerged as the best team in the NHL. That much is borderline inarguable given the way that they've played over the last month. They remain in the top spot of our Power Rankings this week despite a lack of activity on the schedule in recent days.
, who has 55 points and can play a maximum of 55 games this season, will for the 16th straight season to start his NHL career. Only Wayne Gretzky (19 times) has started his NHL career with more consecutive point-per-game seasons, and Gretzky and Gordie Howe (17) are the only players who had more point-per-game seasons than Crosby.
Bruins captainwas late scratch in Friday’s game with a lower-body injury. Bergeron appeared to block a shot with his left foot early in Thursday night’s 5-1 victory in Buffalo, though Cassidy did not confirm the cause of the ailment. Bergeron is considered day-to-day. took his place on the top line.
WHAT: Boston Bruins at Pittsburgh Penguins
Avalanche-Blues stream: Saturday’s NHL on NBC matchup
Coverage begins at 3 p.m. ET on NBC and the NBC Sports app.On Thursday, the Avalanche joined the Golden Knights as the only NHL clubs to have secured a spot in the upcoming Stanley Cup Playoffs. This marks the fourth consecutive season that Colorado will be making a playoff appearance, the longest streak for the franchise since making 11 straight trips from 1995 to 2006, a run that included a pair of Stanley Cup titles (1996, 2001). The only other time the club reached the playoffs in four or more consecutive years was a seven-season run from 1981 to 1987 as the Quebec Nordiques.
WHERE: PPG Paints Arena
WHEN: Sunday, April 25, 3 p.m. ET
ON THE CALL: Kenny Albert, Eddie Olczyk, Brian Boucher LIVE STREAM: You can watch the Bruins-Penguins stream on.
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Bruins-Rangers stream: Saturday’s NHL on NBC matchup .
Coverage from TD Garden begins at 3 p.m. ET on NBC and the NBC Sports app.The Bruins secured their fifth consecutive postseason appearance earlier in the week and are still in the race for the top seed in the East. Boston trails Pittsburgh by four points but they have two games in hand on the top-seeded Penguins. The B’s will close out the season on May 11 at Washington, which could potentially have seeding implications.