Sam Morris/Las Vegas News Bureau
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 | 12:22 p.m.
The Vegas Golden Knights will begin the Western Conference finals at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in either Nashville or Winnipeg, the NHL announced this afternoon. The game will be televised on NBC.
Game 7 of the Nashville-Winnipeg series is Thursday, with the winner advancing to face the Golden Knights with home ice advantage.
The second game of the conference finals is 5 p.m. Monday.
The series shifts to T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas for Game 3 at 6 p.m. May 16. Game 4 is 5 p.m. on May 18.
If necessary, Game 5 will be on the road for the Golden Knights at noon on May 20. Game 6 would be back in Las Vegas at 6 p.m. May 22. Game 7 would be 5 p.m. May 24 on the road.
Vegas advanced to the finals with a 4-2 series win against San Jose in the second round. It swept Los Angles in the first round.