By Mike Reeves, and STLSportspage.com Staff
The Blues will be playing in the Stanley Cup Finals. Scroll down for the post-game interviews. Hockey writer Lou Korac was at the Enterprise Center and filed this story for STLSportsPage.com:
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In honor of the win, select DICK’S Sporting Goods stores in the St. Louis area extended stores hours immediately following the game and open early on Wednesday morning (5/22) to offer fans an assortment of Conference Championship gear.
Many Dick’s Sporting Goods stores, including the South County location (shown, right) in the St. Louis Area offered Conference Championship merchandise and stayed open late Tuesday night–and all Dick’s locations in the St. Louis area re-opened early at 7 a.m. on Wednesday. The stores participating in the special hours Tuesday night were: Chesterfield Commons, Mid Rivers Mall, West County Center, South County Mall, Fairview City Centre.
SCROLL DOWN past the Blues interview section for the schedule for the Stanley Cup Finals as released by the NHL earlier this week.
POST-GAME INTERVIEWS By Mike Reeves
Craig Berube, Vladimir Tarasenko, Colton Parayko, Sammy Blais
The Stanley Cup Final will match the St. Louis Blues– winners of the Western Conference Final against the Eastern Conference champion Boston Bruins.
The Bruins collected 107 points during the regular season, most among the remaining teams, followed by San Jose (101) and St. Louis (99). Boston will have home-ice advantage in the Stanley Cup Final, and will host Games 1, 2 and, if necessary, Games 5 and 7. The Blues will host Games 3 and 4 and, if necessary, Game 6.
NBC Sports Group has exclusive coverage of the Stanley Cup Final in the U.S., while Sportsnet, CBC and TVA Sports have exclusive coverage throughout Canada.
2019 STANLEY CUP FINAL SCHEDULE
Subject to change/All times St. Louis
Game 1 – Monday, May 27 –7 p.m.St. Louis at Boston NBC, Sportsnet, CBC, TVA Sports
Game 2 – Wednesday, May 29 –7 p.m. St. Louis at Boston NBCSN, Sportsnet, CBC, TVA Sports
Game 3 – Saturday, June 1 –7 p.m. Boston at St. Louis NBCSN, Sportsnet, CBC, TVA Sports
Game 4 – Monday, June 3 –7 p.m. Boston at St. Louis NBC, Sportsnet, CBC, TVA Sports
Game 5 – *Thursday, June 6– 7 p.m. St. Louis at Boston NBC, Sportsnet, CBC, TVA Sports
Game 6 – *Sunday, June 9 –7 p.m. Boston at St. Louis NBC, Sportsnet, CBC, TVA Sports
Game 7 – *Wednesday, June 12 –7 p.m. St. Louis at Boston NBC, Sportsnet, CBC, TVA Sports
* = If necessary