NHL Headlines August 29, 2020: playoff games return, here’s the schedule

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Good Morning and welcome to another edition of NHL Headlines. As we return to action, enjoy the updated schedule with your favorite cut of coffee. Let’s hit it.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE

Philadelphia Flyers (1) vs. New York Islanders (6)

(Series tied, 1-1)

  • Game 1: Islanders 4, Flyers 0
  • Game 2: Flyers 4, Islanders 3 (OT)
  • Saturday, Aug. 29: Flyers vs. Islanders, 7 p.m | NBCSN, SN, CBC, TVAS
  • Sunday, Aug. 30: Flyers vs. Islanders, 8 p.m.| NBC, SN, CBC, TVAS
  • Tuesday, Sept. 1: Islanders vs. Flyers, 7 p.m. | NBCSN, SN, CBC, TVAS
  • *Thursday, Sept. 3: Flyers vs. Islanders, TBD | TBD
  • *Saturday, Sept. 5: Islanders vs. Flyers, TBD | TBD
Tampa Bay Lightning (2) vs. Boston Bruins (4)

(Tampa Bay leads series, 2-1)

  • Game 1: Bruins 3, Lightning 2
  • Game 2: Lightning 4, Bruins 3 (OT)
  • Game 3: Lightning 7, Bruins 1
  • Saturday, Aug. 29: Lightning vs. Bruins, Noon I NBC, SN, TVAS  
  • Monday, Aug. 31: Bruins vs. Lightning, 7 p.m. | NBCSN, SN, CBC, TVAS
  • *Wednesday, Sept. 2: Lightning vs. Bruins, TBD | TBD
  • *Thursday, Sept. 3: Bruins vs. Lightning, TBD | TBD

WESTERN CONFERENCE

Vegas Golden Knights (1) vs. Vancouver Canucks (5)

(Series tied, 1-1)

  • Game 1: Golden Knights 5, Canucks 0
  • Game 2: Canucks 5, Golden Knights 2
  • Saturday, Aug. 29: Golden Knights vs. Canucks, 9:45 p.m. | NBCSN, SN, CBC, TVAS
  • Sunday, Aug. 30: Canucks vs, Golden Knights, 10:30 p.m.| NBCSN, SN, CBC, TVAS
  • Tuesday, Sept. 1: Canucks vs. Golden Knights, 9:45 p.m.| NBCSN, SN, CBC, TVAS
  • *Thursday, Sept. 3: Golden Knights vs. Canucks, TBD | TBD
  • *Friday, Sept. 4: Canucks vs. Golden Knights, TBD | TBD
Colorado Avalanche (2) vs. Dallas Stars (3)

(Dallas leads series, 2-1)

  • Game 1: Stars 5, Avalanche 3
  • Game 2: Stars 5, Avalanche 2
  • Game 3: Avalanche 6, Stars 4
  • Sunday, Aug. 30: Avalanche vs. Stars, 6 p.m. | NBCSN, SN1, SN360, TVAS
  • Monday, Aug. 31: Stars vs. Avalanche, 9:45 p.m. | NBCSN, SN, TVAS
  • *Wednesday, Sept. 2: Avalance vs. Stars, TBD | TBD
  • *Friday, Sept. 4: Stars vs. Avalanche, TBD | TBD

* if necessary
TBD – To Be Determined

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