The National Hockey League released its schedule for the 2015 Division Semifinals early Sunday morning, revealing that the Detroit Red Wings and Tampa Bay Lightning will open their playoff matchup on Thursday, April 16.
As the Atlantic Division’s second seed, the Lightning will host the third-seeded Red Wings to open the series.
The complete schedule, pending determination of the start times for Games Five, Six, and Seven (if necessary), is as follows:
|April 16, 2015||Tampa Bay Lightning||Away||7:30 PM; CNBC||N/A|
|April 18, 2015||Tampa Bay Lightning||Away||3:00 PM; NBC||N/A|
|April 21, 2015||Tampa Bay Lightning||Home||7:00 PM; NBCSN||N/A|
|April 23, 2015||Tampa Bay Lightning||Home||7:00 PM; NBCSN||N/A|
|April 25, 2015||Tampa Bay Lightning||Away||TBD||N/A|
|April 27, 2015||Tampa Bay Lightning||Home||TBD||N/A|
|April 29, 2015||Tampa Bay Lightning||Away||TBD||N/A|