As you've all been waiting to figure out whatt to plan your weekend around, now you know. Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal match-up between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Tampa Bay Lightning is set for noon on Saturday. The contest will be aired locally in the Tampa Bay viewing area on Sun Sports.
Game 5 will be played in Pittsburgh at CONSOL Energy Center.
Read the official press release below.
LIGHTNING, PENGUINS GAME 5 SET FOR NOON ON SATURDAY
TAMPA BAY – The Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Game 5 between the Tampa Bay Lightning and
Pittsburgh Penguins has been scheduled for noon EST on Saturday, April 23 at the CONSOL Energy
Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the National Hockey League announced today. The game time
had previously been listed as TBD.
The game will air live locally on Sun Sports with the pre-game show, Lightning LIVE!, starting at 11:30
a.m. followed by the puck drop at noon.
The teams have alternated wins through the first three games, splitting the first two at CONSOL last
week and the Penguins taking the first game at the St. Pete Times Forum Monday night. The teams
will face-off again Wednesday night at the Times Forum before returning to Pittsburgh for Game 5.