Kings announce postseason TV schedule

Published Apr. 10, 2012 12:41 p.m. EDT

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Kings' first round NHL Stanley Cup Playoff series versus the Vancouver Canucks will be broadcast on KCOP-13, FS West, NBC Sports Network and Prime Ticket in HD, the Kings announced today.

Kings television broadcasters Bob Miller and Jim Fox will call the action for first-round games and Patrick O'Neal will serve as the sideline reporter, with the exception of Game 4 which will air locally on the NBC Sports Network. The Kings will also this year have a special playoff pre-game show – Kings Live – before Game 3, while post-game coverage will follow all games on FS West, Prime Ticket and KCOP-13 with Fox and O'Neal serving as co-hosts.

The Quarter-Final games will be televised locally as follows, followed by the Kings Live post-game show:

Game 1 Kings at Vancouver   Wednesday, April 11 7:30 pm Ch. 13
Game 2    Kings at Vancouver   Friday, April 13    7 pm    Ch. 13
Game 3   Vancouver at Kings   Sunday, April 15   7:30 pm  FS West
Game 4   Vancouver at Kings  Wednesday, April 18  7 p.m.   *NBCSN (local blackout lift)
Game 5 **   Kings at Vancouver   Sunday, April 22   TBD    FS West
Game 6 **   Vancouver at Kings   Tuesday, April 24    TBD    Prime Ticket
Game 7 **   Kings at Vancouver   Thursday, April 26    TBD FS West

* = NBC Sports Network
** = if necessary

For radio, all Kings 2012 Playoff games will air on KTLK AM 1150 with Nick Nickson and Daryl Evans calling the action. There will also be playoff editions of the post-game show Kings Talk after select postseason games.