The round-robin is complete, the qualifying round is in the books, and it’s official: the Capitals and Islanders will face off in the first round of the 2020 playoffs. As the third seed, the Caps will technically be the home team but obviously all games will take place inside the Toronto bubble.
Here’s the schedule for the Caps-Isles first-round throwdown [Update: Now including broadcast information]:
Round 1 Schedule
|1||Wednesday||August 12||3:00 p.m.||NBCSW, NBCSN, SN, TVAS|
|2||Friday||August 14||8:00 p.m.||NBCSW, NBCSN, FX-CA, TVAS|
|3||Sunday||August 16||12:00 p.m.||NBCSW, USA, SN360, TVAS|
|4||Tuesday||August 18||8:00 p.m.||NBCSW, NBCSN|
|5*||Thursday||August 20||TBD||NBCSW, TBD|
All games will also be available on 106.7 The Fan and on 94.7 FM, as well as Caps Radio 24/7.