It’s a battle of north and south in the Stanley Cup Finals while the Montreal Canadiens face the Tampa Bay Lightning. Three games to nil in the best-of-seven series, the Lightning look for the sweep tonight in Montreal. If Tampa Bay wins, they will lift the Stanley Cup for the second year in a row.
Game 4 of the 2021 Stanley Cup final series will air on NBC, which is available on select. Fans can also stream the game live on from $ 5 per month. Here is everything you need to know.
What is the schedule for the Stanley Cup finals?
The Lightning have home-court advantage by virtue of finishing the regular season with a better record than the Canadiens. The series opened in Tampa Bay for the first two games, Games 3 and 4 take place in Montreal and if the series continues, the local ice alternates each game. Here is the full remaining schedule. All times are in ET.
Monday July 5
- Game 4: Lightning at Canadiens, 8 p.m. on NBC / Peacock (Lightning leads series 3-0)
Wednesday July 7
- Game 5 *: Canadiens at Lightning, 8 p.m. on NBC / Peacock
Friday July 9
- Game 6 *: Lightning at Canadiens, 8 p.m. on NBC / Peacock
Sunday July 11
- Game 7 *: Canadiens at Lightning, 7 p.m. on NBC / Peacock
* If necessary.
How can I watch the Stanley Cup Finals without cable?
You don’t need cable or satellite TV to watch the action on the ice. The most affordable streaming option is NBC’s Peacock service, which will stream the entire series live. Peacock’s entry level is free, but to watch the Stanley Cup Finals, you’ll need to subscribe to the Premium version starting at $ 5 per month.
The rest of the series will also air on NBC, which is available on most major. The problem is, not all services have all local networks, so check each one using the links below to make sure it broadcasts NBC in your area.
If you live in an area with good reception, you can watch NBC games for free on over-the-air channels simply by connecting an affordable (less than $ 30) indoor antenna to almost any television.
Peacock offers three tiers: a limited free plan and two Premium plans. The Premium plan with advertising costs $ 5 per month and the Premium plan without advertising costs $ 10 per month. You need one of the Premium plans to watch the Stanley Cup Finals games live and replays of the full game, although the highlights are available on the free tier. Read our Peacock review.