The Sharks know when they'll open the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. T
San Jose will face off against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 1 of the second round at 7 p.m. PT on Thursday, April 26 in Sin City, the NHL announced Tuesday. The league also announced start dates for the three other second-round series, but did not announce any games beyond that.
Game 2 will "likely" occur Saturday at 5 p.m, according to Golden Knights owner Bill Foley.
Bill Foley says he believes Golden Knights Game #1 vs. @SanJoseSharks is likely Thursday night Game 2 likely 5PM Saturday. #StanleyCupPlayoffs #VGK #NHL #Vegasborn— Brian Blessing (@BrianBlessing) April 24, 2018
Game 1 will be televised on NBCSN. Sharks Playoff Central will air on NBC Sports California at 6:30 p.m. leading up to puck drop, with a postgame edition to follow after the final horn on the same channel.