The Las Vegas Golden Knights and the Washington Capitals will face off in an intriguing Stanley Cup Final match up starting Monday night on KOAA 5 – NBC.
You can catch the entire series on KOAA or the NBC Sports Network. All of the game coverage starts at 6 p.m. Mountain Standard Time.
As a result some News 5 at 6 p.m. shows will be impacted.
Here’s the coverage schedule for the games:
|Monday, May 28||Game 1: Washington @ Las Vegas||KOAA 5||6 p.m.|
|Wednesday, May 30||Game 2: Washington @ Las Vegas||NBC SN||6 p.m.|
|Saturday, June 2||Game 3: Las Vegas @ Washington||NBC SN||6 p.m.|
|Monday, June 4||Game 4: Las Vegas @ Washington||KOAA 5||6 p.m.|
|Thursday, June 7||Game 5: Washington @ Las Vegas||KOAA 5||6 p.m.|
|Sunday, June 10||Game 6: Las Vegas @ Washington||KOAA 5||6 p.m.|
|Wednesday June 13||Game 7: Washington @ Las Vegas||KOAA 5||6 p.m.|
It’s Las Vegas’ first season, and first-ever Stanley Cup Final appearance after they finished the Winnipeg Jets 4-1 to advance to the cup.
The Capitals beat the top-seeded Tampa Bay Lightning three times on the road, to advance to the championship. The Caps finished an impressive 8-2 away from home this postseason.
It’s Washington’s first Cup Final appearance since 1998, and the first during Capitals superstar Alexander Ovechkin’s 13-year career.
(The Associated Press contributed to this story)