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Tampa, Florida -- FOX Sports Florida and Sun Sports has announced the two networks will air all of the first round playoff games between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Montreal Canadiens, beginning with Game 1 on Wednesday, April 16, live on Sun Sports.

All home and road television broadcasts will feature a one-hour pregame show as well as an extended, one-hour postgame show. With games scheduled to be replayed late at night and the following day, FOX Sports Florida and Sun Sports will be airing just under 50 hours of Lightning programming on the networks through the first four games.

Play-by-play announcer Rick Peckham and color analyst Bobby "The Chief" Taylor will provide viewers with expert commentary throughout the first round, while hosts Paul Kennedy and Kelly Nash will join analysts Dave Andreychuk and Chris Dingman on the broadcasts.

First round playoff schedule:

GAME 1: Wednesday, April 16
Montreal at Tampa Bay
Network: Sun Sports
Live Coverage Begins 6 p.m.

GAME 2: Friday, April 18
Montreal at Tampa Bay
Network: FOX Sports Florida
Live Coverage Begins 6 p.m.

GAME 3: Sunday, April 20
Tampa Bay at Montreal
Network: Sun Sports
Live Coverage Begins 6 p.m.

GAME 4: Tuesday, April 22
Tampa Bay at Montreal
Network: FOX Sports Florida
Live Coverage Begins 6 p.m.

*GAME 5: Thursday, April 24
Montreal at Tampa Bay
Network: Sun Sports
Live Coverage Begins 6 p.m.

*GAME 6: Sunday, April 27
Tampa Bay at Montreal
Network: Sun Sports
TBD

*GAME 7: Tuesday, April 29
Montreal at Tampa Bay
Network: FOX Sports Florida
TBD

You can also follow @SunSportsBolts on Twitter for live coverage and information on the 2014 NHL playoffs, and visit FOXSportsFlorida.com for channel listings and exclusive Tampa Bay Lightning coverage.

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