Penguins and Islanders Face Off Sunday for Game 1 of Round One of the Stanley Cup Playoffs
The Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Islanders are set to faceoff at 12:00 PM on Sunday, May 16 at PPG Paints Arena for Game 1 of Round One of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, it was announced today. The Penguins Playoffs are presented by PPG, UPMC and IGS Energy.
The Penguins will wear their “Pittsburgh Gold” jerseys for home playoff games, and all fans in attendance will receive a gold rally towel.
In addition, all Penguins season ticket holders will be receiving “Paint the Town Gold” masks in the mail, courtesy of PPG. Fans can also pick up complimentary “Paint the Town Gold” t-shirts at local PPG retail locations, while supplies last.
Penguins playoff yard signs are also available for free at area DICK’S Sporting Goods locations, on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.
Game 1 will be televised nationally on NBC and carried by 105.9 The X on the Penguins Radio Network. AT&T SportsNet will feature a new postseason show, “The Road,” presented by Lexus during the playoffs – premiering Friday, May 14 at 5:30 PM.
Here’s the Penguins/Islanders schedule for Round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs:
- 5/16 - Game 1 - New York Islanders at Pittsburgh - 12 p.m - NBC, SN, TVA Sports
- 5/18 - Game 2 - New York Islanders at Pittsburgh - 7:30 p.m. - NBCSN, SN, CBC, TVA Sports
- 5/20 - Game 3 - Pittsburgh at New York Islanders - 7 p.m. - NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports
- 5/22 - Game 4 - Pittsburgh at New York Islanders - 3 p.m. - NBC, SN, TVA SPorts
- *Date TBD - Game 5 - New York Islanders at Pittsburgh
- *Date TBD - Game 6 - Pittsburgh at New York Islanders
- *Date TBD - Game 7 - New York Islanders at Pittsburgh
* If necessary
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