It's official: B's-Pens kicks off Saturday

The NHL finally announced the schedule for the Eastern Conference finals, with Game 1 slated for Saturday at 8 p.m. in Pittsburgh.

Game 1 will be on NBC, with the rest of the series on the NBC Sports Network.

Here's the full schedule:

Saturday, June 1, 8 p.m., at Pittsburgh

Monday, June 3, 8 p.m., at Pittsburgh

Wednesday, June 5, 8 p.m., at Boston

Friday, June 7, 8 p.m., at Boston

*Sunday, June 9, 8 p.m., at Pittsburgh

*Tuesday, June 11, TBD, at Boston

*Wednesday, June 12, TBD, at Pittsburgh

* if necessary