Penguins-Senators schedule released; Mayor Peduto makes wager

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins will host the Ottawa Senators in Game 1 of the 2017 Eastern Conference Final this Saturday, May 13 at 7 p.m. at PPG Paints Arena.

Game 1 will be nationally broadcast on NBC, Channel 11.

Game 2 will be played on Monday, May 15 at 8 p.m. at PPG Paints Arena.

The series shifts to Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa for Game 3 on Wednesday, May 17 at 8 p.m. Game 4 on Friday, May 19, at Canadian Tire Centre will also be played at 8 p.m.

Games 2-4 and potential games 6 and 7 will be broadcast on NBC Sports Network. If there is a Game 5, it will be broadcast on NBC, Channel 11.

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Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto made a friendly wager with Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson. Peduto tweeted that he will put up $1,000, which will go to the winner’s charity of choice.

If the Penguins win the series, Peduto said the money will go to the Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania.

Below is the complete schedule: 

1-Saturday, May 13, 7 p.m.: Senators @ Penguins | NBC, Channel 11

2-Monday, May 15, 8 p.m.: Senators @ Penguins | NBCSN

3-Wednesday, May 17, 8 p.m.: Penguins @ Senators | NBCSN

4-Friday, May 19, 8 p.m.: Penguins @ Senators | NBCSN

*5-Sunday, May 21, 3 p.m.: Senators @ Penguins | NBC, Channel 11

*6-Tuesday, May 23, 8 p.m.: Penguins @ Senators | NBCSN

*7- Thursday, May 25, 8 p.m.: Senators @ Penguins | NBCSN

*If Necessary