Flyers-Penguins battle schedule released

Thanks to USAToday

The Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins will renew hostilities for the third time in the last five seasons in a 4-5 Eastern Conference Quarterfinal matchup.

It has been selected by the National Hockey League as the series which officially kicks off the 2012 postseason, a full half-hour ahead of the 4-5 melee in the West — Central Division rivals Detroit and Nashville.

Here is the schedule breakdown for the Best-of-Seven Series:

Wednesday, 4/11 at Pittsburgh 7:30 PM

Friday, 4/13 at Pittsburgh  7:30 PM

Sunday, 4/15 at Philadelphia  3 PM

Wednesday, 4/17 at Philadelphia  7:30 PM

* Friday, 4/20 at Pittsburgh  7:30 PM

* Sunday, 4/22 at Philadelphia TBA

* Tuesday, 4/24 at Pittsburgh TBA

* – If Necessary

For the full first-round schedule, hit up the NHL’s website.


  • mike

    *if necessary shouldnt even be there…..its gonna be a sweep, mine as well bring the broom GO Flyers