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Blackhawks and Blues meet in first round; Game 1 Thursday

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 The Chicago Blackhawks will launch the 2014 Stanley CupPlayoffs, the team's sixth consecutive appearance in the postseason, when theyface the St. Louis Blues in the best-of-seven First Round series beginning withGame 1 at the Scottrade Center on Thursday, April 17 at 7:00 p.m. and Game 2 onSaturday, April 19 at 2:00 p.m.

Games 3 and 4 will be held at the United Center on Monday,April 21 at 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, April 23 at 8:30 p.m. If necessary, theBlues will host Game 5 on Friday, April 25 at 7:00 p.m., the Blackhawks willhost Game 6 on Sunday, April 27 at 2 p.m. and the Blues will host Game 7 onTuesday, April 29 (time TBD). All times listed are Central.

The Blackhawks finished the 2013-14 regular season with a46-21-15 record (107 points) and earned the third seed in the NHL's CentralDivision. For the first time since 1992-97, Chicago has reached the Stanley CupPlayoffs for six consecutive seasons. 

Chicago posted a 2-1-2 record against St. Louis during theregular season, including wins in each of the last two meetings between theclubs. This marks the 10th Stanley Cup Playoff matchup between Chicago and St.Louis, and the first since the 2002 Western Conference Quarterfinals.

Below is a complete game schedule of the Blackhawks FirstRound series. Game 2 and Game 6 will be televised nationally by NBC, while Game1, 3, 4, 5 and 7 will air locally on CSN Chicago. The First Round can be heardon WGN AM-720 (Game 1 and 4) and 87.7 FM The Game (Game 2, 3, 5, 6 and 7). Allseven contests are available on WGNRadio.com and the WGN Mobile App. TheBlackhawks Media Relations Department will release updated practice informationeach day throughout the series.

Game

Date

Time (CT)

Venue

Local TV

Local Radio

Game 1

Thurs., April 17

7:00 p.m.

Scottrade Center

CSN Chicago

WGN AM-720

Game 2

Sat., April 19

2:00 p.m.

Scottrade Center

NBC

87.7 The Game

Game 3

Mon., April 21

7:30 p.m.

United Center

CSN Chicago

87.7 The Game

Game 4

Wed., April 23

8:30 p.m.

United Center

CSN Chicago

WGN AM-720

Game 5*

Fri., April 25

7:00 p.m.

Scottrade Center

CSN Chicago

87.7 The Game

Game 6*

Sun., April 27

2:00 p.m.

United Center

NBC

87.7 The Game

Game 7*

Tues., April 29

TBD

Scottrade Center

CSN Chicago

87.7 The Game

Home games in bold. Games 5, 6 and 7 are if necessary.

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